Virginia Beach Police Investigate a shooting

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

On August 16, 2017, at approximately 10:05 p.m., Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a call for a firearms violation in the 700 block of Gemstone Lane. Once on scene officers canvassing this area located a male suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital. There is no suspect information. No further information is available at this time. This case is still very active. This case remains under investigation by members of the Department's Homicide Unit.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or by texting "VBTIP" and the information to CRIMES (274637). Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.

MPO LM Bauder

Public Affairs Officer -Alternate

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