Woman shot, man stabbed near Richmond gas station

Woman shot, man stabbed near Richmond gas station
Richmond police are investigating after a woman was shot and a man was stabbed early Thursday morning near a gas station. (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond police are investigating after a woman was shot and a man was stabbed early Thursday morning near a gas station.

Police were called to the 2000 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike just before 2 a.m. for the report of a shooting.

Once on scene, officers found a woman with gunshot wounds.

She was taken to the hospital but is expected to recover.

While officers were still at the scene, a man walked up with a stab wound.

He was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police say there is no word yet if the two crimes are connected.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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