Police: Man shot during domestic dispute in Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- A man is recovering in the hospital after a domestic-related shooting incident in Hampton.

Authorities say a call came in to police around 9:28 p.m. reporting an individual with a knife in a home located in the 500 block of Celey Street. A second call was received updating the incident to a shooting, police say.

Officers arrived to the scene and found a 20-year-old Hampton man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital with injuries described as non-life threatening.

An investigation found that two people were inside the home when an argument began. One person took out a knife, at which time the second person pulled out a gun and shot him.

The incident appears to be domestic-related, according to police. The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.


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