Police: Man shot during home invasion in Norfolk

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A man was shot during a home invasion in Norfolk Thursday morning, police say.

Norfolk police said officers were dispatched to a home the 8000 block of Thompson Road for a report of a person shot around 9:15 a.m.

Responding officers found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. Police said his injuries were not considered life-threatening. 

The man was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, where he is expected to be OK.

Police believe the man who was shot lived at the home.

A police spokesperson said Little Creek Elementary School went on a self-imposed lockdown Thursday morning. The lockdown has since been lifted.

The circumstances surrounding the home invasion were not immediately clear.

Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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