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Man shot while inside parked car in Western Branch area of Chesapeake

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Posted at 11:06 PM, Dec 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-21 07:09:14-05

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Chesapeake Police are investigating after a man was shot inside of a parked car in the Western Branch area of Chesapeake on Sunday.

Police say they were called to 3300 block of Woodbaugh Drive for an injured person around 3:00 a.m.

When officers got to the scene, they say they found a man with a gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say further investigation revealed that the victim was in his parked car when an unknown vehicle pulled up. A man got outside of the car, shot at the victim, and fled the scene in an unknown direction.

The investigation is on-going.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.