Woman shot in abdomen, man shot in foot in Newport News

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police say both a man and woman were shot Tuesday night on 33rd St. 

Police first responded to the 3300 block of Roanoke Ave. at 10:30 p.m. in reference to a shooting, and found the man, a 27-year-old from Hampton, with a non life-threatening gunshot wound to the right foot. 

Officers say a short time later they were notified that a 30-year-old Newport News woman walked into a local hospital with a non life-threatening gunshot wound to the abdomen. 

Through a preliminary investigation, police believe both were shot in the 1100 block of 33rd St. The circumstances of the shooting are still under investigation. 

Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP

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