SUFFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- An 18-year-old man is recovering after he was shot in downtown Suffolk on Wednesday night.

Police say the shooting happened just before 6:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Smith Street.

Investigators believe the man was randomly shot while walking in the area. He is expected to be okay.

No suspect information is available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up. When calling Crime Line, callers do not have to give their names or appear in court.