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Late-night shooting at the Oceanfront leaves 3 people hurt

Two victims were found at the scene of the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue, while a third person arrived at the hospital.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Police now say three people total were injured in a late-night shooting in Virginia Beach.

The shooting happened just before midnight in the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue, near the 17th Street Park area. Police were told that a large group of people had gathered in the area when shots were fired.

Officers arrived at the scene to find an adult man and a teenage boy both suffering from gunshot wounds. They were taken to local hospitals with what appear to be non-life-threatening injuries.

Police later learned of a third victim -- an adult man -- arrived at a hospital himself with a gunshot wound. He is also expected to be OK.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain under investigation, and police have not named any suspects at this time.

If you have any information that may help police, you're asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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