Man seriously injured in shooting on 80th Street in Newport News

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Callen Clark/WAVY Photo

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man was shot Wednesday afternoon in the 800 block of 80th Street in Newport News.

Dispatchers received a call for gunshots heard at 3:58 p.m. Shortly after, the call was upgraded to a shooting.

Officer Brandon Maynard with Newport News police says when police arrived on scene, they found a man with gunshot wounds to the chest and left arm. Maynard says the victim is possibly in his 20s.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating. If you know anything about this shooting, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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