Three shot at Richmond party overnight

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are searching for a gunman who opened fire at an overnight party, sending three people to the hospital.

Police tell us at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday, a man arrived at a party in the 500 block of North Henry Street. The man, who was not an invited guest, attempted to steal a stereo, but was stopped and told to leave the party, according to police.

Approximately 40 minutes later, police tell us the suspect returned to the party and fired into the crowd. Three people were shot. Those victims were taken to VCU Medical Center where we're told they're expected to recover.

Right now, the description of the suspect is vague, but we are told the suspect is a black male, last seen wearing a white T-shirt, red shorts, and a baseball cap.

If you know anything about this case, you're asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. You can remain anonymous.

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