Police investigate shooting

Published 10:02 am Friday, October 16, 2015

Suffolk police are investigating a shooting incident that took place early Friday morning.

The shooting occurred in the 500 block of Peafowl Court in the Bob White Landing neighborhood in North Suffolk. It was reported at 1:24 a.m., according to a city press release.

The male victim suffered a gunshot wound and was taken by ground ambulance to a local hospital for treatment of injuries not believed to be life-threatening, according to the release. Later in the afternoon, he remained hospitalized in stable condition.

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The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male wearing a hoodie over his face, according to the city press release.

The investigation is ongoing, and no further details are currently available.

Anyone who has information is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or text the keyword SPDVATIP and the tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Tipsters never have to give their names or appear in court, and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.