Hampton police investigate shooting on Auburn Lane

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton police are investigating a shooting that happened on Auburn Lane near Executive Drive Tuesday evening.

Officers responded to the 6000 block of Auburn Lane around 6 p.m. after receiving reports of a man who had been shot, according to a Sgt. Jason Price with Hampton Police.

When officers arrived in the area they learned the victim had driven himself to Riverside Behavioral Center to try and get help. Medics responded to the center and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment, where he is expected to recover.

The circumstances and motive in the shooting remain under investigation, according to Sgt. Price.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates as they become available.

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