CPD investigating shooting near Tonsler Park

Published: Aug. 7, 2022 at 7:59 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Charlottesville police are investigating a shooting near Tonsler Park.

Officers responded to shots fired at the corner of Cherry Avenue and 5th Street SW around 6:30 p.m. Sunday, August 7.

Sergeant Eric Thomas told NBC29 that more than five shell casings were found, and that one vehicle was hit. He also confirmed that one person is in the hospital following the shooting with non-life-threatening injuries.

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