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Roanoke Police find teen shooting victim along Cherry Ave.

Published: Jul. 24, 2021 at 3:50 AM EDT
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Roanoke Police are investigating an overnight shooting that investigators say injured one person.

According to police, the shooting happened in the parking lot near Market Square off Campbell Ave. just before 2 a.m. Saturday.

WDBJ7 spoke to people at the scene who say they heard five to six shots fired.

A short distance away, along Cherry Ave. NW, police found a teenager with a serious gunshot wound. The teen was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Investigators are working to figure out what led to the shooting. No arrests have been made.

This is the second shooting in this area in the last eight days.

It’s also the same parking lot where a shooting took place on Father’s Day weekend.

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