Person hospitalized following shooting in Suffolk

SUFFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating after a shooting sent one man to the hospital in Suffolk on Saturday afternoon.

Investigators say it happened at about 12:30 p.m. in the 900 block of Kilby Avenue.  The victim, an adult male, was located nearby in the 900 block of Brook Avenue and was airlifted by Nightingale to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with what appears to be non-life threatening injuries.

A spokesperson said that based on their investigation, Police arrested 21-year-old Gary Eley and charged him with felony reckless handling of a firearm.

Police said no further information was available.

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