Man shot after attempted robbery in Newport News

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Police are investigating after a gunshot victim was dropped off at a hospital early Wednesday.

Police say a woman took the 24 year-old man to the hospital around 6:45 a.m after a group of people attempted to rob him in the 12700 block of Jefferson Avenue. He had gunshot wounds to his buttocks, groin, thigh and calf.

The investigation is still ongoing.

If you have any information, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.