MLK Middle School lifts lockdown after nearby shooting, 1 injured

MLK Middle School lifts lockdown after nearby shooting, 1 injured

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are investigating a shooting that sent one person to the hospital and put a nearby school on lockdown.

Police say the shooting happened in the 1900 block of Peter Paul Blvd. A woman was found shot. She was taken to VCU Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

MLK Middle School was on lockdown from around 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. Buses were temporarily held at Fairfield and Woodville schools, according to a RPD spokesperson.

Police are still looking for a suspect in the shooting.

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