NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Newport News Police Department is investigating after a man was shot Wednesday afternoon.

Officers said Emergency Communications received a 911 call about gunshots heard around 4 p.m. on Lucas Creek Road.

Once officers arrived on the scene and found a man in the area of the 800-block of Lucas Creek Road, near the Epes Elementary School. Police said the man had non-life threatening gunshot wounds.

Police took him to a local hospital for treatment, and police are still investigating what happened.

No further information has been released at this time.