Police search for person of interest in Richmond shooting

Police search for person of interest in Richmond shooting
Richmond police are searching for this man, who may be involved in a shooting.

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police are searching for a person of interest in a shooting that sent a man to the hospital.

On May 17, police received a call for random gunfire at the intersection of Albany Avenue and Jefferson Davis Highway around 6:59 p.m. VCU police then called Richmond police around 7:13 p.m. saying the victim was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police have described the person of interest as a black man in his mid-30s with a light complexion and a stocky build. According to officers, he has short dark hair, a dark mustache, and a dark beard.

Anyone with any information about the person of interest is asked to call Major Crimes Detective J. Larry at (804) 646-5896 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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