Hampton shooting leaves one person injured

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating, and searching for a suspect after one person was shot Tuesday evening.

Officials received a call about a shooting in the 600 block of LaSalle Avenue just after 8 p.m. 

When police arrived they located the victim, a 31-year-old Hampton man, suffering from a single gunshot wound.

He was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. 

After further investigation, authorities say the victim was in his vehicle, traveling in the 2300 block of Kecoughtan Road when an unknown suspect began firing at his car.

The victim was hit as a result, and drove to the 600 block of LaSalle Avenue.

Police say this incident is still under investigation, and there is no suspect information to disseminate.

If anyone has any information regarding this shooting, they are asked to call police at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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