VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - A man was shot in Virginia Beach Friday morning near theGuadalajara night club, where Michael Vick was earlier celebratinghis 30th birthday, the city's police said.
Police say the shooting occurred at about 2:15 a.m., on ColumbusStreet.
Vick and his brother Marcus were at the party, according toGuadalajara Executive Partner Allen Fabijan. He said Vick left in ablack Mercedes just before 2 a.m., which he said was captured on asecurity camera. Fabijan said there were as many as 300 people atthe party, which started at 10 p.m. Thursday.
The Philadelphia Eagles issued the following statement regardingMichael Vick:
"We are aware of the incident that occurred in Virginia early this morning and are in the process of gathering all of the facts. Until then, we will not have any comment on this matter."
The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threateninginjuries. Adam Bernstein with Virginia Beach Police told WAVY.comthe victim's vehicle was stopped by State Police on the way toVirginia Beach General Hospital. Bernstein said the victim wasuncooperative with police.
Virginia Beach Police have not released the victim's name, but10 On Your Side confirmed that Vick dogfighting co-defendent QuanisPhillips was admitted to Virginia Beach General Hospital earlyFriday morning with a gunshot wound.
The suspect has been described as a heavy set black male, around5-foot-11-inches to 6-feet tall. Police said the suspect maypossibly be driving a late model pearl/white Cadillac Escalade.
If you have any information that could help police in this case,call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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