Man treated after incident at Norfolk gas station

Posted at 8:00 AM, Mar 10, 2014
and last updated 2014-03-10 14:34:27-04

Norfolk, Va. – A man was found suffering from what police are calling “a mental episode” at the Exxon gas station, located in the 700 block of Boush Street overnight, according to Officer Hudson with the Norfolk Police Department.

The call came in at 2:15 a.m. A caller reported to police dispatch that the man had been shot. However, after investigating, police say the man had not been shot, but was “having a mental episode” following a surgery in which his stitches had come out.

He suffered non life-threatening injuries.

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