At approximately 12:45 in the morning, officers in Roanoke heard a gunshot and observed a large group dispersing in a parking lot, according to the Roanoke Police Department.
The incident reportedly took place in the 100 block of Campbell Avenue SE, according to the authorities.
According to the police, they saw a man lying on the ground with what seemed to be a life-threatening gunshot wound, and they immediately began rendering help to him.
The male was reportedly carried to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment by Roanoke Fire-EMS, according to the authorities.
At this moment, there are very few details available, and the Roanoke police state that the investigation is still ongoing.
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Just before one o’clock on Saturday morning, the parking lot in Downtown Roanoke that is located between Mill Mountain Coffee and 202 Social House was the location of a shooting, according to the Roanoke Police Department.
They have not been able to locate the shooter as of yet, and the police have stated that the victim was transported to the hospital; however, it is unknown how seriously they were injured.