2 dead, 1 injured after separate shootings in Richmond

Police investigate 2 shootings in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A man and a woman are dead and another man is in the hospital after two separate shootings in Richmond.

The first shooting happened in Gilpin Court just before 6 p.m. on Monday and the second one happened in Mosby Court about 40 minutes later.

Police say officers patrolling the Gilpin Court area heard several gun shots.

When they arrived, they found a man had been shot.

While helping that victim, another man arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound.

The first victim died at the hospital, the second suffered life-threatening injuries.

The second shooting happened along Coalter Street. That scene is about a five-minute drive from the other.

Police say a woman was found shot, she later died at the hospital.

It’s not clear if these two shootings are connected.

The shootings come just days after police were called to investigate back-to-back shootings on Thursday night near Whitcomb and Mosby courts.

Anyone with information on either of these shootings is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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