UPDATE 6:20 p.m.: Police tell WFXR News that a potential suspect is in custody in the incident involving a report of shots being fired around 4 p.m. at James Crossing Apartments on Greenfield Drive.
Lynchburg Police Department also says that one man has been taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
According to neighbors, the victim is a maintenance worker at an apartment complex where the shooting took place, but police have not yet confirmed that.
Additional information is expected to be released later tonight.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — Police in Lynchburg are on the scene of a report of a malicious wounding in the Greenfield/Brightstar area.
Everyone is being asked to avoid the area at this time.
WFXR News has a crew on the way to the scene and will provide additional updates when we receive them.