Shooting in Lynchburg leaves one male wounded, one residence hit

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7)-- According to a release from the Lynchburg PD, a call to the 1700 block of Otey St. was made on Wednesday night resulting in officers finding one adult male as the victim of what appears to be a gunshot to the leg. The victim was transported to Lynchburg General Hospital for less-than fatal level wounds.

Police located a residence that also appeared to be hit by gunfire in the area of the victim. No injuries or people present reported.

According to Lynchburg PD, "This is an active and on-going investigation. Anyone who may be a witness to or who has information in reference to this incident is asked to contact the Lynchburg Police Department or Crime Stoppers."