Person fighting for life after being shot in Petersburg, police say

Person fighting for life after being shot in Petersburg, police say
The number of shootings continues to rise in the city - 20 have been deadly.

PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - A person is fighting for their life after being shot in Petersburg, according to the police.

Officers were called to the Tri-Cities ER in Prince George County for a person shot. Police say the victim had life-threatening injuries.

Prior to that call, police received a call for shots fired in the 2200 block of N White Hill.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police at 804-861-1212.

The number of shootings continues to rise in the city - 20 have been deadly.

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