Police investigating shooting, separate carjacking in South Richmond

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Just after 4 a.m. Sunday, a man leaving the Island Venture Restaurant and Lounge at 3410 Semmes Avenue was shot after a group of males shouted at him.  The victim was shot in the leg and he is expected to be okay.

A short while later around 4:30 a.m. in the 200 block of West 34th Street, three armed males robbed a male victim of his personal belongings and his vehicle, a 2012 Chevy Impala.

Police are investigating if these two incidents are related.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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