10:25 a.m. UPDATE: 30-year-old George Nathaniel Gates, Jr. remains hospitalized. No suspects identified, police say.

SUFFOLK -- A man was airlifted to the hospital after being shot in Suffolk Wednesday night.

Emergency personnel responded to the shooting near the intersection of South 4th Street and East Washington Street around 8:30 p.m., Suffolk police said.

Investigators say the victim, who is believed to be in his 30s, was shot several times. He was flown by Life Evac to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital to be treated. The extent of his injuries are currently unknown.

Police have not released a description of the suspect. An investigation is now underway.

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