Person sent to hospital after Chesapeake shooting; police investigating

Posted at 5:32 PM, Oct 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-22 04:36:38-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Chesapeake Police are investigating a shooting in the 2500 block of Gum Tree Court that sent one person to the hospital.

After police received a call about an injured person in the area around 4:39 p.m., a witness learned that a male victim had been shot.

When officers arrived on scene, they determined there was another male victim at the location who had an injury that may also be a gunshot wound.

One of the victims was taken to a local hospital.

This investigation is in the early stages.

Anyone who has information about this shooting is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887), submit a tip online at or via the P3Tips app.

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