Two shot after separate overnight robbery attempts

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are searching for suspects in several overnight shootings.

The first happened around 3:30 Saturday morning in the 900 block of North 21st Street.

That's where police found a man shot twice in the upper body.

He was taken to the hospital, but is expected to be okay.

Police say robbery was likely the motive in that case.

Also a man is fighting for his life after another shooting overnight in the city.

This happened in the 1900 block of Redd Street around 6:00 Friday evening.

Police found the person with life threatening gun shot wounds.

He was also taken to VCU Medical Center.

Police say robbery appears to the motive in this case as well.

If you know anything about either of these shootings please call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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