NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A gunshot wound of a man found overnight on Tidewater Drive in Norfolk was self-inflicted, police say.

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Officers were dispatched just before 1 a.m. in the 7400 block of Tidewater Drive, near Denison Avenue. The man’s wound was life-threatening and he was taken to the hospital.

In an update, police said they believe the shooting was self-inflicted and a suicide attempt.

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