Man seriously injured in early morning Hampton shooting

Posted at 10:19 AM, Dec 07, 2019

HAMPTON, Va. – The Hampton Police Division responded to a shooting that left a man severely injured Saturday morning.

According to police, the call for the shooting came in at 12:45 a.m. When officers arrived to the 1200 block of Maxwell Drive, they found a 48-year-old man who had been struck by gunfire.

The victim was walking in the area when he was struck, according to police. He was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

No other injuries were reported as a result of this incident.

The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation, and there is no suspect information at this time.

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