Newport News Police investigating Saturday afternoon shooting

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital Saturday afternoon.

Officer B.J. Maynard with the Newport News Police Department says the call for the shooting was reported at 4:38 p.m. on Saturday, October 1st.

When officers arrived to the 13000 block of Aqueduct Drive, they found a 22-year-old Newport News man who had been shot in the upper leg.

Police believe the man’s injuries are non-life threatening and say he was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

At this point, officers do not have any suspects and say the shooting is under investigation.