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Police investigate accidental shooting

Suffolk Police are investigating an accidental shooting that left one person injured on Tuesday evening.

The shooting was reported at 6:10 p.m. in the 1000 block of North Main Street, according to a city press release. Preliminary investigation found that an adult male accidentally discharged a firearm in the parking lot and suffered an injury not thought to be life-threatening.

The man was taken by ground ambulance to a hospital for further treatment, the press release stated.

The investigation is ongoing.