Victim in hospital after early morning shooting in Henry County

Shooting at EconoLodge in Henry County
Shooting at EconoLodge in Henry County(BTW21)
Published: Oct. 24, 2021 at 3:13 PM EDT
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HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting early Sunday morning at the EconoLodge at 1755 Virginia Avenue.

According to BTW21, when law enforcement arrived, several people scattered in their vehicles. Minutes later, the Martinsville Police Department was called to SOVAH Health hospital after a gunshot victim arrived there in a personal vehicle.

The victim was treated for a non-critical gunshot injury to the foot, according to investigators.

According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, neither the victim nor witnesses are helping with the case.

Anyone having information pertaining to this incident is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 276-638-8751 or the Crimestoppers Program at 276-632-7463. The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards of up to $2,500 for information.

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