Police investigate shooting near Government Road

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are on the scene of a reported shooting.

It happened around 10:30 Monday night in the 4900 block of Government Road.

Police say a man was shot in the buttocks in an attempted robbery.

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

Police say they're still gathering information about what happened, but they are actively looking for the shooter at this time. The shooter is described as a black male wearing a black hoodie.

If you know anything — call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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