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Teenage boy arrested after shooting in Lynchburg

Victim in hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wound

One person shot on Rhonda Rd. in Lynchburg
One person shot on Rhonda Rd. in Lynchburg (Copyright 2020 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.)


A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after a shooting in Lynchburg on Sunday night.

According to police, officers were in the 5600 block of Rhonda Road to investigate a report of a malicious wounding around 8:15 p.m.

One person was taken to the hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, officers say.

Police say they identified a suspect not long after the shooting and arrested the teenager, and they say charges are pending.


Lynchburg police say they are on scene of a shooting on Rhonda Road where one person was shot.

The victim has a single gunshot wound and was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital.

This story is developing. We have a crew on the way to learn more information.