Person shot in incident on Bennett Drive NW

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The Roanoke Police Department is investigating an incident in the 3400 block of Bennett Dr NW involving a person who was shot.

On May 23, 2019 at about 3:45 pm, Roanoke Police were notified of a person with a gunshot wound in the 3400 block of Bennett Drive NW. Responding officers located an adult, female victim who had been shot. She was transported to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital by Roanoke Fire-EMS for treatment.

No arrests have been made at this time.

This investigation is ongoing. Roanoke Police ask the public to avoid the area if possible.

 Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call (540)344-8500. You can also text Roanoke Police Department at 274637; begin the text with “RoanokePD” to ensure it’s properly sent. Both calls and texts can remain anonymous. 

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