Man fighting for his life after shooting in Newport News

Posted at 10:19 PM, Jul 21, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-22 06:15:59-04

Newport News, Va. – A man is fighting for his life tonight after police say he was shot in Newport News on Monday night.

This happened at 4247 Newsome Drive.

Authorities are not sure of the victim’s age, but they say he was shot in the upper right side of his body and the bullet exited his back.

His injuries are considered life-threatening right now and he is being transported to Riverside.

Three men were involved but no one has been detained and no one is in custody.