Victim fighting for life after Southside Richmond shooting

Victim fighting for life after Southside Richmond shooting

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A man is fighting for his life after he was shot overnight in the city's southside at an apartment complex.

Police say someone opened fire in the Southwood Apartments at around 1:30 a.m.

The victim was taken to the hospital. Police say he was shot in the lower back.

Detectives and K-9 units scoured the area for evidence. Officers believe a robbery triggered the shooting.

No word on any suspects at this time.

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