Hampton shooting leaves woman with serious injuries, police investigate

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Posted at 8:48 PM, Sep 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-30 07:47:37-04

HAMPTON, Va. - Hampton Police are investigating a shooting that left a woman with serious injuries Wednesday evening.

Around 6:00 p.m., officials say received a call in reference to a shooting that just occurred in the 100 block of Cameron Street. When officers arrived they found a 29-year-old woman suffering from serious but non-life-threatening gunshot injuries.

According to the preliminary investigation, the woman was sitting in a vehicle on Cameron Street when she was struck by gunfire. Police say it appears to be a random act of violence.

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

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