HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A man was shot Saturday afternoon in Hampton, police say.

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Police tell 10 On Your Side that the shooting happened around 2:45 p.m. in the 2800 block of W. Mercury Boulevard. That’s near Gumwood Drive.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found a man with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Officers believe the man was shot during a firefight with another person.

There is no word on the suspect or the identity of the victim.

Those with information are encouraged to submit a tip via P3 tips or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

10 On Your Side is working to learn more.