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Victim hospitalized after latenight Northwest Roanoke shooting

No suspects in custody

Roanoke City Police Department
Roanoke City Police Department (WSLS)

ROANOKE, Va. – A man is in the hospital being treated for serious injuries after a shooting in Roanoke on Thursday night, according to Roanoke police.

At 11:30 p.m., officers responded after being alerted that someone was shot in the area of Kellogg Avenue and Rockland Avenue NW.

They arrived to find the victim outside a residence in the 900 block of Rockland Avenue NW and first responders took him to the hospital.

During the course of the investigation, police determined that the shooting happened in the 800 block of Hunt Avenue NW.

At that location, police said they found property damage and other evidence consistent with a shooting.

A car was also hit by bullets, according to a police sergeant with the department.

No arrests have been made at this time and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call 540-344-8500. and share what you know. You can also text us at 274637; please begin the text with “RoanokePD” to ensure it’s properly sent. Both calls and texts can remain anonymous.


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