Gunshot wound reported following shooting
The South Hill Police Department was dispatched to the area near Mecklenburg Manor Apartments located on Ferrell Crescent Street in South Hill on Friday at approximately 10:30 p.m. in reference to shots fired.
Several units responded to the call and after investigating the scene found a large amount of spent cartridges in the parking lot. Once the scene was fully processed the officers determined that multiple apartments and vehicles were struck by gunfire.
Not far after arriving on scene the South Hill Police Department received an additional call from VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital reporting that a gunshot victim had arrived at the hospital. The victim’s injuries were non-life threatening and his condition was stable.
The incident is still under investigation Police Chief Stuart Bowen said the department is currently following up on a few leads, but any help from the community would be greatly appreciated.
If you have any information related to the crime please call the South Hill Police Department at (434) 447-3104 or 911. If you would like to submit an anonymous tip you may do by sending keyword: SHPDTIP plus your tip to 847411.