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Petersburg police investigating after student shot

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) -

A teenager student is recovering at VCU Medical Center in Richmond after being shot in a leg Friday morning.

Petersburg police say the 18-year-old was shot at least once in the 1200 block of Grant Avenue just before 7 a.m.

The student was taken to the hospital where he underwent surgery. His current condition is unknown at this time.

Detectives are actively canvassing the surrounding neighborhoods to gather leads in their investigation.

If you have any information on this assault, please call Petersburg-Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212. 

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