Police: Man seriously injured in afternoon shooting in Norfolk

Posted at 4:28 PM, Nov 07, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-08 08:57:08-05

Norfolk, Va. – Police are investigating a shooting that left a 45-year-old man with serious injuries.

Officers received reports of a man who had been shot in the 900 block of West 31st Street, near Morton Avenue, around 3:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

A 45-year-old man was found outside suffering from a gunshot wound.

Witnesses tell NewsChannel 3 that the shooting was a result of the victim telling someone to get off of his property.

Medics transported the victim to Sentara Norfolk General with serious injuries.

Detectives ask anyone with information to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.