Man hurt in South Boston shooting

A man was hurt after a shooting in South Boston.  

It happened on October 23 just before 9:45 p.m. in the 1700 block of Grace Avenue.  

When police arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his leg.  He was taken to the hospital where he was treated for a non life-threatening injury.  

A home in the area also had what looked like a bullet hole in the siding that is believed to be related to this event. 

Police believe the suspect in this shooting was driving a dark blue or black four-door car.  

If you know anything about this crime, please call (434) 575-7273. 

Here is the press release: 

On 10/23/2017, South Boston Police Officers responded to the 1700 block of Grace Ave. in South Boston for a call regarding someone being shot. The call for the shooting came into the 911 Center at 21:43.  South Boston Police Officer A. B Jones arrived at a residence where he found a 25 year old male subject with an apparent gunshot to the leg. Officers also found a nearby residence that appeared to have a bullet hole in the siding that is believed to be related to the call for the subject that was shot. The male subject with gunshot wound was transported to Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital’s Emergency Department where he was treated for a non life threatening gunshot wound to the leg. It is believed that the suspect in this shooting was traveling in a dark blue or black four door car, make and model unknown. Anyone having any information related to this crime are asked to contact Officer A. B. Jones or Detective Randy Redd with the South Boston Police Department at 434-575-7273 or Crime Stoppers at 434-476-8445. Tips leading to an arrest in this case may be eligible for a cash reward. 


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