Hampton man shot in Newport News

Posted at 11:12 PM, Oct 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-29 06:03:38-04

Newport News, Va. – A Hampton man is recovering after he was shot in Newport News on Wednesday night.

At 9:49 p.m., Police Communications received calls about gunshots that were heard in the 3000 block of Madison Avenue.

When officers arrived, they found a 28-year-old man who had been shot in the lower body. They found him lying in a grassy area.

They say the man’s injuries appeared to be non life-threatening.

There is no information about a suspect right now.

If you know anything about this shooting, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.