Man hospitalized after shooting on Hershberger Road in Northwest Roanoke, police say

The shooting happened on Super Bowl Sunday at about 6:30 p.m.


ROANOKE, Va. – A man was sent to the hospital after a shooting in Northwest Roanoke on Super Bowl Sunday, according to the Roanoke Police Department.

The shooting happened at about 6:30 p.m. in a neighborhood not far from Zaxby’s and Exxon on Hershberger Road, authorities say.

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Police say they found the victim inside a home in the area and said he was transported to the Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment of what appeared to be serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

We’re told no suspects were located at the scene of the shooting and no arrests have been made.

The exact details surrounding the incident are limited at this time, but we will continue to update this article as more information becomes readily available.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 540-344-8500 and share what you know. You can also text the police department 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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