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Man shot during domestic dispute in Hampton

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Posted at 12:21 PM, Oct 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-20 12:21:40-04

HAMPTON, Va. – Hampton Police are investigating a domestic-related shooting that occurred Wednesday night.

Dispatchers received a call just before 9:30 p.m. reporting a person with a knife inside a home in the 500 block of Celey Street. A short time later, a second call was received reporting a shooting at the home.

When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old man suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital to be treated for his injuries.

The investigation revealed that the victim and another person were inside of the home when they got into a fight. The victim pulled out the knife and the second person pulled out a gun and shot him.

Police say the incident is domestic-related and the investigation is ongoing.