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Two men wounded in Sunday night shooting in Hampton

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Posted at 10:40 AM, Jan 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-01-26 10:40:56-05

Hampton, Va. – Hampton Police Division are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying suspects in a shooting that left two men wounded Sunday night.

At 7:26 p.m., Public Safety Communications received multiple calls in reference to a shooting which had just occurred in the 1st block of Manilla Lane.

When officers arrived the found a 21-year-old man and a 29-year-old suffering from single non-life threatening gunshot wounds. The victims were transported to a local hospital for treatment.

The motive and circumstances surrounding the incident are still under investigation.

Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip via text message to the Crime Line by texting “HAMPTONPDTIPS plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line call results in an arrest, the caller is eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00.