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Woman shot outside Hopewell nightclub


The Hopewell Police Department is investigating an early morning shooting outside a nightclub.

Police say people were leaving a club in the 200 block South 15th Avenue around 2:00 a.m. Saturday when shots rang out. A 23 year old female was shot in the leg. She sustained serious injuries and is currently being treated at the John Randolph Medical Center.

At this time, it appears the female victim was an innocent bystander, and at least one male shooter fled the scene.

There was a large crowd in the area at the time of the shooting. Officers are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact the Hopewell Police Department at 804-541-2222.

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