NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY)- A 33-year-old woman was sent to the hospital following a shooting in Newport News Monday night.

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According to officials, a police officer was by the 100 block of Ash Avenue around 11:30 p.m. when he heard gunshots. The officer canvased the area and found a woman outside suffering from a single gunshot wound.

The woman was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

A preliminary investigation revealed the woman was shot during an altercation. No other details, including suspect information, have been shared. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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