1 woman dead, 2nd injured in Woodbridge shooting


WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) — Police in Prince William County say one store worker is dead and another injured after a shooting.

Police say the shooting took place Friday night at Platanillos Grocery and Jewelry on Jefferson Davis Highway in Woodbridge.

The two female victims are both employees of the store. One of them, a 21-year-old Woodbridge woman, has died, and police say the other has life-threatening injuries.

Police say witnesses reported seeing three men enter the store and then hearing gunshots. Authorities say the men were all wearing dark clothing, with their faces covered.

No money or property was taken during the shooting.

The shooting is the county's first homicide of the year.

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