HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - Hampton Police say three men injured Friday morning appear to have been victims of a shooting that took another man's life.
Sgt. Jason Price with the Hampton Police Division said officers were called to the 2200 block of West Pembroke Avenue just before 12:30 a.m. for a report of a possible shooting. Upon arrival, officers found a man inside a 2009 Hyundai Accent suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as Roderick Deon Rush, 37, of Chesapeake.
Around the same time, officers received word from Sentara CarePlex Hospital another man walked into the emergency room suffering a wound to the head. The victim was grazed by something.
Twenty minutes later, officers heard from Riverside Hospital about two additional gunshot victims. One man suffered a gunshot wound to the arm, the other suffered a gunshot wound to the leg. The three victims' injuries are considered non-life threatening.
Price said officers believe their injuries are related to Rush's homicide.
Preliminary investigation revealed gunfire was exchanged in the area of Aberdeen Road and West Pembroke Avenue. Motive is still under investigation and there is no suspect information or a description of the other vehicle at this time.
Anyone with information should call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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