Hampton man shot multiple times Saturday night, police say

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton police say a 61-year-old man was shot multiple times Saturday night.

A 911 call was received around 10 p.m. on Aug 4 of a shooting in the 2100 block of Kecoughtan Road.

Officers arrived on scene to find the man suffering from multiple gun shot wounds. Police say he was transported to a local hospital with injuries that were considered non-life threatening.

Police say that the suspect approached the victim outside and fired several shots in his direction. 

According to police, a preliminary investigation found the suspect and victim knew each other. The suspect is described by police as a black male in his mid 30’s and about 5’7″ tall.

Officers are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.

If you have any information that could help detectives, contact Hampton police at 757-727-6111 or through the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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