PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A man is in the hospital after a shooting in the Woodbridge area of Prince William County.

According to the Prince William County Police Department, the shooting took place on Sunday, Aug. 28 on the 13900 block of Richmond Highway. A man was shot and taken to a local hospital before officers got to the scene.

People are asked to avoid the area as police continue their investigation.

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