NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A 17-year-old was shot in the arm Thursday night in Newport News.

According to police, around 9:20 p.m. officials were dispatched to the 600 block of Harpersville Road in reference to gunshots heard. Shortly after, the call was upgraded to a shooting.

The victims injures are said to be non-life threatening.

No further information has been released.