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Man dead following two overnight shootings in Richmond

Richmond police are investigating two shootings reported within two hours overnight.
Richmond police are investigating two shootings reported within two hours overnight.(NBC12)
Published: Sep. 21, 2021 at 5:58 AM EDT|Updated: Sep. 21, 2021 at 6:44 AM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Police in Richmond are looking for answers after a man was killed following two overnight shootings.

Officers were called to the 1200 block of Richmond Highway around 4:30 a.m. for the deadly shooting. When officers arrived, the victim was found with a gunshot wound; he was later pronounced dead at a hospital.

Officers are investigating a shooting in a parking lot at Grace Cleaners and Laundromat.
Officers are investigating a shooting in a parking lot at Grace Cleaners and Laundromat.(NBC12)

Earlier in the evening, police were called to a shooting that happened around 3 a.m. on Poe Street. Officers there had the whole block taped off to investigate.

At this point, it’s unclear how seriously anyone was hurt or if police have a suspect.

Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, Richmond police were called to a shooting on Poe Street.
Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, Richmond police were called to a shooting on Poe Street. (NBC12)

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

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