Man says he was shot overnight in Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton police are investigating a shooting overnight in the Phoebus neighborhood.

The initial call came in to dispatch around 1:45 a.m. for an assault, and when officers arrived on scene, they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. According to Sgt. Jason Price, the victim told officers he was walking in the area of Bainbridge Avenue and Cameron Street around midnight when he was shot.

Paramedics took the victim to Riverside Hospital with a minor injury.

Sgt. Price said investigators have discovered inconsistencies, including the location. The circumstances and motive remain under investigation.

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