Man shot in head on Richmond's Northside

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Police are searching for the suspect who shot a man in the head in Richmond's Northside.

Police say the victim was a passenger inside a car driving along the 2500 block of Ford Avenue near Mechanicsville Turnpike. Officers say he heard gun shots.

The next thing he knew, one of the bullets grazed his head around 11:15 p.m. Police later found the victim about half a mile away on the 1900 block of Raven Street.

Investigators say the victim was treated and is expected to be okay.

Police are still looking for the shooter. Anyone who saw or heard anything is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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