Man shot near ODU recovering in hospital

Posted at 3:39 PM, Aug 24, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-24 15:58:32-04

Norfolk, Virginia – A man shot near Old Dominion University early Saturday morning is recovering at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

According to police, units were called to the 800 block of West 41st Street about the shooting shortly before 1:00am Saturday.

Upon arrival, officers found the man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to the hospital and is in stable condition.

Police say the suspect is described as a black male, 5’8″ – 5’10”, cornrow hairstyle and wearing a Cincinnati Reds ball cap.

Police have not released information regarding a motive for the shooting.

The incident remains under investigation.