Lynchburg Police investigate after juvenile shows up at hospital with gunshot wound

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday afternoon.

Police say a male juvenile arrived at Lynchburg General Hospital around 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 23 with a gunshot wound that he reportedly received on D Street, which is located near Norwood Street.

According to the statement released by the department on Saturday evening, the gunshot wound was considered non-life threatening at the time and officers did not respond to any shots fired calls Saturday afternoon. 

This is an ongoing investigation.

If you have information about this incident, call Detective S. Bond with the Lynchburg Police Department at (434) 455-6161.

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