CHESAPEAKE -- Police say a man was shot in the stomach early Saturday morning in a Chesapeake neighborhood.

It happened at 1:10 a.m. in the 800 block of Channel Place. Officials say several shots were fired and one person was shot in the stomach. Several nearby homes were also damaged.

The victim was taken to Norfolk General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No other injuries were reported.

The suspect apparently fled the scene, but police say he is described as a black male. The shooting is being investigated.

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