Man transported to hospital after suffering several gunshot wounds in Newport News

Posted at 9:41 PM, Jun 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-01 21:41:41-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Police are investigating after a man was transported to the hospital suffering several gunshot wounds on Saturday.

Officials received word of gunshots heard from the 700 block of Kings Ridge Drive.

Witnesses described a vehicle leaving near where the gunshots were heard, at a rapid rate of speed. Officers then located the vehicle on the same block.

Inside the vehicle, Police say they found a 32-year-old black male with several gunshot wounds to the lower part of his body.

He was transported to a local hospital and his injuries are considered non life threatening.

There are no suspects at this time and this remains an active investigation.

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