Man hurt in Suffolk accidental shooting

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk Police say a man was accidentally shot in the leg while hunting Sunday afternoon.

Police officers and firefighters reached a wooded area near the 500 block of Deer Run Court around 4:45 p.m. Nov. 16 because a man needed emergency medical assessment.

Suffolk Police said 41-year-old Kevin Stansick was hunting with a family member when he was accidentally shot in the lower leg area.

He was airlifted via LifeEvac to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing for Suffolk Police as well as the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.

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