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.