Police searching for Chesapeake shooting suspects

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Chesapeake Police are trying to track down the suspects involved in a shooting Wednesday night.

Police spokesman Ravi Sheth said the incident happened in the 3100 block of Welcome Road around 7:30 p.m.

According to a press release, two male victims were in front of a home when two male suspects approached them. The four men got into an altercation and one of the suspects displayed a handgun, shooting one of the victims.

Following the shooting, the suspects fled on foot in an unknown direction. Officers canvassed the area and were unable to locate them.

The shooting victim was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Police received vague descriptions of the suspects and ask anyone with information concerning the incident to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates on this developing story.

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