Richmond police investigating shooting near Byrd Park area

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police are on the scene of a shooting near Hollywood Cemetery and Byrd Park.

They received a call around 8:45 p.m. for reports of a person shot in the 1100 block of Sumpter Street. When officers arrived, they found a 16-year-old boy lying in the street with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police do not have any suspects at this point, but anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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