Man shot in Newport News by person riding a bicycle

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — One person was injured after being shot overnight Tuesday in Newport News.

Officers were dispatched to the area of 28th Street and Oak Avenue at 2 a.m. for the report of gunshots, which was upgraded moments later to a shooting.

The 23-year-old victim told responding officers that he was shot by an unknown male riding a bicycle.

The victim was taken to the hospital to be treated for injuries that are considered not life-threatening. No other details have been released.

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