Man Shot at Opposing Lawyer Near Courthouse: Police

Minor injuries reported

Thursday, Jun 21, 2012  |  Updated 3:05 PM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Man Shoots at Opposing Lawyer: Cops

A man is in custody after shooting at the opposing attorney in his child custody case, police said.

Chesterfield, Va., Police Capt. David Pritchard said the man shot at the attorney at the entrance to a law office across from the Chesterfield County Courthouse around 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Neither the man in custody nor the attorney was immediately identified.

Pritchard said police believe the shooter fired one shot, which missed the attorney. Two others received minor injuries as they tried to run away from the scene.

The shooter has not yet been charged.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
NBC4's Camp4Kids
NBC4 launched Camp4Kids in 1993, in... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out