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Man shot in the buttocks, others assaulted during Super Bowl party attack, police say
BY PORTSIA SMITH
An investigation is under way in Louisa County after a man was shot in the buttocks and two others were assaulted at a Super Bowl party.
According to Maj. Donnie Lowe of the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened Sunday night in Mineral when a person started demanding money. It was not clear whether the person was already at the party or came to the party.
Additional details about the case have not been released yet, but Lowe said three people were injured.
He said one man was shot, another man was struck by a gun and a woman was pistol-whipped.
She was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
More details are expected to be released later today, he said.
Portsia Smith: 540/374-5419