VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Virginia Beach Police are investigating a second shooting that took place Monday night.

According to officials, at 10:23 p.m. in the 5300 block of Bleecker Street a woman was shot. She was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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Police were on the scene at 11:20 p.m., and the case remains under investigation by members of the Virginia Beach Police Department's Homicide Unit.

A preliminary investigation indicates the shooting may have been accidental.

If anyone has any information about this incident, they are asked to contact police at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.