Man dropped off at Suffolk fire station after shooting

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Posted at 8:30 PM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-09 11:22:07-04

SUFFOLK, Va. - A man was dropped off at a Suffolk fire station after being shot Wednesday evening.

Dispatchers received the call at 6:08 p.m. Authorities say the man, identified as 22-year-old Tyrik Lamar Arrington, was dropped off at Suffolk Fire & Rescue Station 3 on White Marsh Road to receive medical treatment.

After Suffolk Fire & Rescue personnel gave Arrington emergency medical assessment and treatment, he was ground transported to a local hospital. His injuries are said to be non-life-threatening.

After a preliminary investigation, Suffolk Police determined that Arrington was shot in the 400 block of Oak Street in South Suffolk.

There is no further information, and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone who has information is asked to contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line. To submit online, go to, visit the Suffolk Police Department website and look for the Suffolk Crime Line link, or go to the Suffolk Police Department Facebook page. You can are also call 888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) and select Option 5.

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