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Update: One Man Injured in Overnight Shooting

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Update:  7:40 a.m.

Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg Police say a man is recovering at Lynchburg General Hospital after someone shot him overnight.

Police responded to the 1800 block of 18th Street about 3:45 a.m. Monday.  Officers say that's where they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the leg.

The victim told police he was walking with friends when several shots were fired in their direction.  Police say bullets also hit an occupied home at the intersection of 18th and Taylor Streets.  

The investigation is ongoing.

 

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Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg Police are on the scene of a malicious wounding.

Officers were called to the incident on Taylor Street about 3:45 a.m.  Police have blocked off the street as they investigate.

No word on whether the injuries are minor or serious.  

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