Man shot in Richmond's Southside; recovering in hospital

Man shot in Richmond's Southside; recovering in hospital
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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police say a man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot in the city's Southside Saturday night.

The shooting happened just before 8 p.m. in the 2500 block of Alexander Avenue, near Jefferson Davis Highway. When officers responded, they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds to his shoulder.

He was transported to the hospital but is expected to be okay.

Call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000 if you have any information that could help police.

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