RICHMOND — A 12-year-old Richmond boy was shot Monday morning, police said.
The shooting occurred in the Hilltop area of Richmond. He was shot in the leg and was in stable condition, police said.
The shooting happened about 8:30 a.m. Police were trying to determine exactly where in the Hilltop area the shooting happened. Police have not yet said if the youth lives in the area.
The boy was taken by a family member to a hospital.
Sgt. Aaron Pomeroy said a motive for the shooting is under investigation and that no arrests have been made.