Man taken to hospital with gunshot wound in Norfolk

Posted at 11:41 PM, Jul 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-22 10:35:13-04

NORFOLK, Va. - A 28-year-old man was shot Thursday night in the 7200 block of Chesapeake Boulevard.

Norfolk Police were called to the scene around 11:15 p.m.

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

The man told police that he was standing outside near his car when two unknown black men walked up to him and attempted to rob him. That's when he says he was shot.

Anyone with any information that may help police is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-88-LOCK-U-UP.