Detectives investigate Warwick Blvd. shooting

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Detectives in Newport News are trying to figure out details of a shooting along Warwick Boulevard Tuesday afternoon.

Emergency dispatchers received a report of a shooting in the 13000 block of Warwick Boulevard at the Payday Loans around 4:40 p.m. This is near Bland Boulevard, according to Lou Thurston with Newport News Police.

Officers arrived at the scene and were unable to locate any victims.

Just after 6 p.m., a male walked into the emergency room at Mary Immaculate Hospital with a “graze” type wound to his head. Officers believe he is the victim of the Warwick Blvd. shooting, Thurston said.

The victim’s injuries are not life-threatening.

Detectives are currently trying to piece together what happened. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

No further information has been released. Stay with WAVY.com for updates on this developing story.

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