Man shot during attempted carjacking on Brookwood Dr in Suffolk


SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A man was shot during an attempted carjacking in Suffolk early Wednesday morning.

According to Suffolk Police, the call for the incident came in around 4:40 a.m. in the 6100 block of Brookwood Drive.

The victim, a 36-year-old Suffolk man, told police three men approached him on foot and attempted to rob him of his vehicle.

The victim was reluctant to give up his vehicle and was shot by one of the suspects. The man was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police say the suspects fled the scene in a separate vehicle, described as a blue crossover SUV. There is no physical description of the suspects in this case.

No further information has been released.

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