Man injured in Virginia Beach shooting, police investigating

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Posted at 5:59 AM, May 31, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Homicide detectives are actively conducting an investigation after a man was shot overnight in Virginia Beach.

According to police, dispatch received a call for service for a firearms violation at approximately 12:22 a.m. Sunday. Officers arrived to the scene in the 2000 block of Pacific Avenue and found an adult man suffering from a gunshot wound.

The man's injuries were determined to be non-life-threatening, and he was taken to a local hospital by medics.

There are no suspects at this time, and there is no perceived ongoing threat to public safety, police said.

This is a developing story.