Man fighting for life after Richmond shooting

Man fighting for life after Richmond shooting
A road closure is in place in Richmond’s Northside following a shooting. (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A man is fighting for his life after being shot in Richmond.

Police were called to the 2000 block of 2nd Avenue for the report of a person shot just before 1 p.m.

The shooting victim was taken to the hospital in a personal vehicle, police say. His injury is considered life-threatening.

Officers have currently closed 2nd Avenue to accommodate the investigation.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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