News to Know for Friday, April 28
Published: Apr. 28, 2023 at 7:24 AM EDT
RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Here’s a look at breaking overnight news and top headlines for Friday, April 28, 2023:
George Wythe Shooting
- Richmond Police said around noon Thursday, they received a call for shots fired at George Wythe High School. Once they arrived, they found one student with gunshot wounds in a wooded area. Another student took himself to the hospital. Extra counselors will be on hand at school on Friday. No suspects have been named.
Arrest Made in Triple Shooting
- An arrest has been made after a 25-year-old woman was killed and two others were hurt in a shooting on Richmond’s southside on Thursday.
- A soaking and beneficial rain is likely both Friday and Sunday. Saturday is the better of the two weekend days for outdoor plans. Full forecast >
Crews Battle Fire at Laundromat
- Firefighters battled a fire at a laundromat on Mechanicsville Turnpike early Friday. Crews were called to the Stop & Go around 1 a.m. and found heavy smoke coming from the building.
Don’t Miss Out on Restaurant Week
- Richmond Restaurant Week is in full effect and continues into the weekend. In addition to delicious food, you can also help give back to those in need.
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