Police investigating after boy shot in Suffolk

Posted at 8:23 PM, Jan 04, 2018

SUFFOLK, Va. – The Suffolk Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in the 300 block of Hunter Street Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities were notified of the incident at 3:16 p.m. A boy of unknown age received emergency medical treatment by Suffolk Fire & Rescue personnel and was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

There is no further information. The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887).  You can also submit a tip online at or by visiting the Suffolk Police Department website or the department’s Facebook page.