Police responding to report of gunshot wound find assault victim

Posted at 5:24 AM, Oct 10, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-10 09:39:12-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – Police responding to reports of a gunshot wound at Indian Lakes Apartments in Virginia Beach discovered a man who had been assaulted by two people who entered his home.

The man was assaulted around 2:10am Friday morning in the 1700 block of Hiawatha Drive, according to police.

He was transported to a hospital, where it was discovered he had not been shot – but had been struck in the head by an unknown object. His injuries are non-life threatening.

Detectives have determined that two unknown black men entered the home and assaulted the victim.

No items were taken in the attack and the case remains under investigation.