NNPD: Man shot overnight in parking lot of Jefferson Avenue 7-Eleven

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating an overnight shooting at a 7-Eleven on Jefferson Avenue.

Police say they were dispatched to the 14500 block of Jefferson Avenue just after 1 a.m. and found a 45-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound. Police say the wound didn’t appear to be life-threatening.

The victim, from Berryville, Virginia, told officers he was in his vehicle when he was shot by an unknown male.

He wasn’t able to provide a detailed description of the shooter. Police also added a firearm was located inside the victim’s vehicle.

No other details have been released, but police say the investigation into the circumstances of the shooting is ongoing. Stay tuned to WAVY.com for updates.

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