One injured in shooting on Valley View Boulevard

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UPDATE 12/29/18 2:56PM – Captain Stephen Keatts of the Roanoke Police Department tells WFXR News that the shooter is a juvenile, so no name or mugshot will be released to the media at this time.

He says that the 19-year-old victim was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, and is recovering from injuries that are not life-threatening.

Keatts confirms that the shooting took place in the parking lot of the Valley View Walmart, resulting from a verbal dispute between the shooter and victim.

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A man is injured following a shooting in the 4800 block of Valley View Boulevard NW. 

Police responded to the scene after 6:30 P.M. for reports of a shooting. 

The victim was transported to Carilion hospital, the extend of his injuries are unknown. 

A subject has not been identified. 

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