NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating a shooting that left a man injured early Tuesday morning.

Officers responded to the 500 block of Bellwood Road around 1:48 a.m. for a shooting. When they arrived on scene, they located the man suffering from gunshot wounds.

They learned on scene that the victim was sitting inside a vehicle in a parking lot when he was shot.

He was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

There are no other details at this time.

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