Man shot in foot near 27th Street in Newport News

Posted at 7:23 AM, Apr 03, 2014
and last updated 2014-04-03 12:48:04-04

Police in Newport News are investigating a shooting.

Police received a call of a shooting at approximately 11:15 p.m. Wednesday night in the 1200 block of 27th Street.

When officers arrived, they located a 36-year-old Newport News man lying on the ground with a gunshot to his foot.

The victim advised that he, along with other individuals, had been standing near the Quick Save when he heard several gunshots. Once the gunshots began, everyone went in different directions and the victim realized he had been shot, according to police.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with a non-life threatening injury. There is no suspect information.

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