Man wounded in shooting near state capitol

Man wounded in shooting near state capitol

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A man was wounded in a shooting that happened near the state capitol.

The shooting happened in the 1000 block of East Main Street, and officers received the call just before 9 p.m. on Saturday.

Police say the man was running from the gunfire when he was struck in the hip. His injuries are non-life-threatening.

He was transported to the hospital and should be okay.

Anyone with any information on the shooting should call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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