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Man hospitalized after daytime shooting at Roanoke apartment building, according to police

Roanoke police officers investigate a shooting at an apartment building on Liberty Road NW.
Roanoke police officers investigate a shooting at an apartment building on Liberty Road NW. (WSLS 2020)

ROANOKE, Va. – A man was injured in a shooting at a northwest Roanoke apartment building on Saturday.

Roanoke police say the shooting happened just after 10:45 Saturday morning in the parking lot of the Liberty Pines Apartments on Liberty Road NW. They say a man suffered one bullet wound and was taken to the hospital for a non-life threatening injury.

Police have not identified a suspect in the shooting.

The shooting happened less than a mile from where a Roanoke man was shot and killed overnight Saturday. However, police do not believe the two shootings are related.


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