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Man hurt in early morning Lynchburg shooting, police say

Investigators are back at the scene after a early morning shooting.
Investigators are back at the scene after a early morning shooting.

LYNCHBURG, Va. – A man was hospitalized after a shooting early Thursday morning in Lynchburg, according to the Lynchburg Police Department.

Authorities said the shooting happened around 3:10 a.m. in the 1300 block of Garfield Avenue. When officers arrived, they said they found a man with a gunshot wound who was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone who has video of the incident is asked to contact the Lynchburg Police Department at 434-455-6065.

Authorities said this is an ongoing investigation.


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