Staunton Police Investigating Shooting Along Orange Street

Posted: Updated: Jun 07, 2017 12:11 PM

06/07/2017 Release from the Staunton Police Department:

The Staunton Police Department is asking the public’s assistance for information related to a shooting that occurred this morning in the 2200 block of Orange Street.

At approximately 2:00 a.m. on June 7, 2017, the police department received a report of shots fired in the 2200 block of Orange Street. Upon initial response officers did not locate a disturbance.

A short time later the police department was notified of a gunshot victim at Augusta Health.

An investigation is ongoing.

The 33-year-old male victim was later flown to the University of Virginia Medical Center.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call either the Staunton Police Department at 540-332-3842 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-322-2017.