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Roanoke shooting sends 3 people to the hospital

Williamson Road has reopened after an overnight shooting that left three people hurt, according to the Roanoke Police Department.

Authorities told 10 News that it happened at about 1:15 a.m. in the 3800 block near W.R. Brews.

A man with serious injuries and a woman with non-life-threatening injuries were able to drive themselves to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and the other individual involved was taken by an ambulance, police said.

After investigating further, officers determined that a man had gotten into a verbal altercation that became physical inside the business.

The man left but returned a short time later, and the altercation continued outside of the business, escalating to a shooting.

Police said no suspects were located on scene and detectives and officers are working to locate the suspect to further their investigation.

Further details about what led to this shooting are limited at this time. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call (540)344-8500 and share what you know. You can also text 274637; please begin the text with “RoanokePD” to ensure it’s properly sent. Both calls and texts can remain anonymous

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Source: WSLS News 10

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