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Man shot in leg, police arrest suspect 30 minutes later

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PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) -

Petersburg Police have arrested a suspect 30 minutes after a man is shot in the leg.

The shooting happened around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 2200 block of Buckner Street. Police say when they arrived, the victim identified the shooter. Police then went to the 2100 block of Walton Street, where a police negotiator convinced the suspect to surrender.

Police arrested Sherman Ward and charged him with malicious wounding.

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