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Police investigate shooting

Suffolk Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred shortly after midnight on Friday.

Emergency Communications was contacted at 12:05 a.m. regarding an adult male that had been shot, according to a city press release. Upon arrival in the 200 block of North Lloyd Street, officers located the man suffering from gunshot wounds. Emergency medical assistance was provided until the arrival of Suffolk Fire & Rescue personnel, who then provided emergency medical assessment and treatment and ground transported the subject to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries,

The shooting victim has been identified as Jermaine Orlando Brock, age 34, of Suffolk.

The exact location of the incident has not been located at this time, and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line.  To submit online, go to www.p3tips.com, visit the Suffolk Police Department website (www.suffolkva.us/spd) and look for the Suffolk Crime Line link, or go to the Suffolk Police Department Facebook page at www.facebook.com/suffolkpolicedepartment. You can also call 888-LOCK-U-UP, 1-888-562-5887, Option 5. Once a person submits a tip, they will be given a TIP ID and password. With this information they can login at p3tips.com and submit follow-up information, engage in two-way dialogue, be informed of the outcome of the tip, and access any pertinent reward information.