Police: Man dies after Saturday night shooting in Petersburg

Police: Man dies after Saturday night shooting in Petersburg
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PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Petersburg police say a man has died after a shooting in Petersburg on Saturday night.

Petersburg police said the shooting occurred near the 700 block of Independence Avenue, near South Jones and Halifax Streets at approximately 9:03 p.m.

After arriving on the scene, police located Michael Wilson, 43, of Petersburg, suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound.

According to information received, detectives say the incident occurred in a nearby residence during a social gathering.

Anyone with any information is asked to call 804-732-4222 or go to P3tips.com.

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