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Two men injured after shots fired during fight in Suffolk; police investigating

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Posted at 8:51 PM, Nov 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-30 20:51:08-05

SUFFOLK, Va. - The Suffolk Police Department is investigating a shooting incident in the 400 block of Wilson Street that left two men injured Monday afternoon.

Around 2:45 p.m., a caller notified dispatchers that multiple people were fighting in the area of Wilson Street and Wellons Street and that shots were fired.

A preliminary investigation revealed that two men were shot during the incident and were both given emergency medical assessment and treatment by Suffolk Fire & Rescue personnel.

Police say one of the victims sustained non-life-threatening injuries, while the other man's injuries are said to be serious. Medics took both men to local hospitals via ground transportation for further treatment.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone who has information is asked to contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line. To submit online, go to P3Tips.com, 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 also call 888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) and select Option 5.

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