State Police search for tips from Halifax County shooting earlier this week

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HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – Virginia State Police is investigating a shooting in Halifax County shooting from early Monday morning.

Troopers were dispatched along with the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office as well as South Boston Police for a vehicle being shot at by another vehicle Monday at approximately 2 a.m.

The incident occurred on Sinai Road.

When police arrived on the scene, they located a black 1999 BMW that had crashed against an embankment off the right side of the road.

The vehicle had been shot at several times.

Inside of the vehicle, the driver, a 20-year-old South Boston man was found suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was transported to Halifax Sentara Hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

He has since been released.

The vehicle involved in the shooting is described as a gray four-door sedan that had pulled alongside the BMW when the shooting took place.

If you have any information regarding this incident, contact the Virginia State Police at (434) 352-7128 or email questions@vsp.virginia.gov.

The investigation into this incident continues.

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