Man found suffering from gunshot wound in Virginia Beach; police searching for suspect information

Posted at 4:27 AM, Feb 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-11 04:27:24-05

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Officials with the Virginia Beach Police Department's Homicide Unit are investigating after a man was injured by gunfire on Monday.

Around 10:22 p.m., police were dispatched to the 500 block of 16th street in regards to a call that reported a 'firearm violation'.

On scene, the officers say they were able to determine that the gunshots were related to a dispute between individuals in the 400 block of 16th Street.

While searching the area, officers located a man who was suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

He was transported to a local hospital but his condition is unknown at this time. There is no suspect information and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP

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