Man seriously injured in shooting on Purlieu Drive in Newport News

Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man sustained life-threatening injuries in a shooting Tuesday evening in Newport News.

Police said first responders were called to the 500 block of Purlieu Drive around 5:45 p.m. for a report of a shooting.

When they arrived, they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken by medics to a local hospital with injuries believed to be life-threatening.

The investigation is ongoing.

Police did not release any suspect information.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates.

Get the free WAVY News App, available for download in the App Store and Google Play, to stay up to date with all your local news, weather and sports, live newscasts and other live events.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

WAVY Twitter Widget

***Don’t Miss Module Removal CSS***

WAVY Facebook