Woman fighting for life after shooting on Christmas

Woman fighting for life after shooting on Christmas

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Investigators are on the hunt for whoever shot a woman on Christmas Day in the city's southside.

Officers received a call from a parking lot of a store, located in the 7000 block of Forest Hill Avenue, around 10:25 p.m. for a woman who had been shot. The 23-year-old is fighting for her life in the hospital.

Police talked with several witnesses and determined she was shot a few minutes before in the 2300 block of East Tremont Court. Officers do not believe there is an on-going threat at this time.

Anyone with any information on this shooting is asked to call Major Crimes Detective G. Bailey at (804) 646-6743 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000

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