30-year-old flown to hospital after shooting in Martinsville

Happened at about 11:11 p.m. on Tuesday

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – A 30-year-old was sent to the hospital following a shooting Wednesday night (Nov.2) in Martinsville, according to the Martinsville Police Department.

We’ve been informed that the victim, Jonathan Jeral Brim, was transported to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital by air ambulance for non-life-threatening injuries.

Authorities say the shooting happened at about 11:11 p.m., and after speaking with witnesses at the ER, authorities determined that it likely happened near 1159 Yorkshire Rd.

After arriving at the scene, officers learned that an altercation had occurred in the parking lot.

While there, Martinsville Police were able to gather evidence, process the scene and speak with residents from the apartment building.

If anyone has information related to the shooting, please contact Sergeant Richard Ratcliffe at 276-403-5331.

Those with information can also call the Crime Stoppers line at 276-63-CRIME (276-632-7463).

Crime Stoppers is an anonymous tip line and callers with information leading to the arrest and conviction could be eligible for up to a $2,500 reward.

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