Police: Woman hurt in Chesapeake shooting got caught in crossfire

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was seriously injured after being caught in a shooting Monday evening in Chesapeake.

Officers were dispatched to Linster Street and Reid Street, in the Portlock section of the city, around 6:20 p.m. for a report of a female with a gunshot wound. 

Police say the victim was leaving an apartment complex in the area when she got caught in the crossfire. 

Her injuries are considered severe, but not life-threatening, according to police. 

There’s no suspect information at this time, but police ask anyone with information to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. 

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