A Hopewell man is is fighting for his life in the hospital after two men broke into his house and started shooting early Saturday morning. The shooting occurred close to 3:30 a.m. on the 2100 block of Richmond Street.
Hopewell police say the victim, a 29-year-old man, was shot in the back and chest. He was flown to VCU Medical Center where he is being treated for life-threatening injuries.
The two suspects are described as two black men, who are between 5-feet-6-inches tall to 5-feet-8-inches tall. Both have slender builds and short hair. Officers say one of the men was wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans, while the other man was wearing a white t-shirt and black pants.
Anyone with any information on this crime should call the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers at 804-541-2202.