Richmond shooting leaves man dead

December 14, 2007 12:00:00 AM PST
A man was killed and a woman injured in an early morning shooting today in Richmond, police said.

Officers responded to reports of gunshots in the area of Eighth Street and Lucas Avenue at about 2:15 a.m., according to Richmond police Sgt. Dave Harris. Harris said that responding officers located a shooting scene in a house in the 800 block of Eighth Street.

A shooting victim in his 30s was found in the house and pronounced dead at the scene, according to Harris. A woman in her 20s, who was also injured in the shooting, was taken in a private vehicle to an area hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound to her foot, Harris said.

No suspect information was immediately available and police are investigating the shooting.

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