Man suffers serious injuries after shooting in Newport News

Posted at 9:38 PM, Aug 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-18 21:40:27-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A man has been shot in Newport News, according to police.

An officer was in the area of 35th Street and Madison Ave.  around 8:30 p.m. when he heard a number of gunshots coming from 36th street.

The officer immediately responded and located a 23-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim was transported to a hospital with serious injuries.

No suspect information is available at this time as the investigation is ongoing.

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