Police investigating shooting in Coliseum Central section of Hampton


HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton Police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured late Tuesday afternoon.

The city’s police division said in a news release officers were called to the 1000 block of Cool Spring Court — near the Hampton Coliseum — around 5:15 p.m. for a shooting. 

Officers found the crime scene, but were unable to locate a victim, according to the release.

A local hospital reported a walk-in gunshot victim a short time later, identified as a 22-year-old man. The man’s injury was not life-threatening.

Information about a motive and the circumstances surrounding the shooting was not immediately available. If you know anything that would help the police, the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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