Hampton man shot on 73rd St. in Newport News

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man was taken to the hospital Friday night after he said he was shot on 73rd Street in Newport News. 

Newport News police say they found the victim in the 7100 block of Wawrick Blvd. after responding just after 9 p.m. 

The victim, a 33-year-old from Hampton, told police he was in the 300 block of 73rd Street when he was shot, and then ran to a nearby store in the 7100 block of Warwick Blvd. 

He was taken to the hospital with a non life-threatening wound.

Police don’t have suspect information at this time, but the investigation is still underway. Check back for updates. 

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