Two men shot in Newport News

Posted at 6:51 AM, Sep 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-12 06:52:35-04

Newport News, Va. – Two men were shot in a Newport News parking lot early Saturday morning.

Police initially received a call of gunshots in the 800 block of Forest Drive at 12:58am.

When officers arrived they found two men who had been shot in the leg and thigh area. They were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police were told that four or five men were out in the parking lot drinking when three to four black men walked up to them and started shooting. No motive for the shooting has been released at this time.