Two people shot in Virginia Beach Monday night

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A man was taken to the hospital after being shot on Hope Avenue on Monday night. 

Virginia Beach police say they received a call at 7:46 p.m. about a firearms violation in the 1000 block of Hope Ave., off North Birdneck Road, and found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. 

He was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Police say there’s no suspect information at this time, but detectives were still at the scene as of 9:30 p.m.

Police say they also located a gunshot victim in the 100 block of Shoreview Court at 9:36 p.m. There is no word on whether these two shootings are connected and the extent of this victim’s injuries. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or text “VBTIP” and the information to CRIMES (274637).

Stay with WAVY.com for updates from police. 


Note: Virginia Beach dispatchers originally said the shooting was on First Colonial Road. Police clarified the shooting was on Hope Avenue. 

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