Hopewell Police investigating Thursday morning shooting

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HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities are investigating a shooting in Hopewell after a 32-year old man was found shot on Thursday morning.

Police received a call at 6:09 a.m. about shots fired in the 600 block of East Broadway, according to a release from Hopewell Police. 

The victim, unidentified by police, was found in a residence with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. The victim is expected to survive as authorities say his injuries are not life-threatening.  

Hopewell Police’s release states that there was a silver two-door vehicle seen leaving the scene after the shooting. The vehicle was heading west on East Broadway and could have been involved or witnessed the incident, according to Hopewell Police. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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