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1 hospitalized, 1 arrested following shooting in Richmond



Richmond, Indiana – According to the Richmond Police Department (RPD), a man was taken to the hospital and another was arrested after a shooting Friday in Richmond.

After someone reported a person with a gun, police were called to the 500 block South 10th Street.

Upon arrival at the scene, officers found a 31-year-old Richmond man who had been shot in his left hip/buttocks area, RPD said.

The man was taken to Reid Health with non-life-threatening injuries and later released.

Officers arrested 22-year-old Trevor Allen James, of Richmond, on a charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. He was booked into the Wayne County Jail.

According to RPD, its investigation indicated that there was a domestic disturbance over a vehicle, a fight broke out, and weapons were involved.

Police added that a search warrant for a residence was obtained, and two guns were recovered.

An investigation is ongoing.