Man shot twice in the leg in Newport News

Posted at 2:00 PM, Feb 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-27 14:00:39-05

Newport News, Va.- Police are investigating a shooting in the 1300 block of 25th Street, Saturday afternoon.

According to police they received the call around 12:23 p.m.

When police arrived on scene they found a 19-year-old man with two gunshot wounds in his leg.

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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