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Chesterfield man charged in Eastern Henrico shooting

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Maurice Antonio Carter (Source: Henrico Police Dept.) Maurice Antonio Carter (Source: Henrico Police Dept.)
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

A Chesterfield man faces attempted robbery and gun charges in connection with a shooting in Eastern Henrico.

Maurice Antonio Carter, 33, approached a man around 4:15 p.m. Sunday in front of a home in the 400 block of Acreview Drive then pulled out a handgun, according to police. The men ran toward NewBridge Road and the victim was shot in the chest. He suffered non-life threatening injuries and was treated at VCU Medical Center.

Carter suffered minor injuries in the scuffle and was taken to VCU Medical Center, as well. Carter was arrested and charged with attempted robbery, malicious wounding, two counts of use of firearm in commission of a felony, and possession of firearm by convicted felon.

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