NEWS RELEASE: On March 21, 2022 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Roanoke Police were notified by the City of Roanoke E-911 Center of a person with a gunshot wound in the 800 block of Hunt Avenue NW. Responding officers located two victims — an adult male and adult female — near a vehicle with what appeared to be serious, but non-life threatening injuries. Roanoke Fire-EMS transported both victims to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment. Details about what led up to the incident are limited. No suspects were located on scene and no arrests have been made at this time. This remains an ongoing investigation.

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