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Shooting at Henrico apartment complex

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) – Henrico Police are investigating a shooting at the Essex Village Apartments Friday night.

This incident happened around 9:45 p.m. in the 200 block of Engleside Drive.

According to police, a female was preparing to leave an apartment, but when she opened the door, several males that had been waiting outside, entered. The suspects went to a back bedroom and almost immediately began shooting inside the apartment.

A male in the back bedroom returned fire through the closed door, but ended up being shot in the arm. That victim was taken to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Two other people inside the apartment at the time were not injured.

Henrico Police are still looking for the suspects. They're described by witnesses as a group of three to seven black males, all wearing scarves over their faces.

If you know anything that can help police with their investigation, call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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