For Immediate Release: February 24, 2023
Shooting Incident – 1400-block of Monroe Street
LYNCHBURG Va. — The Lynchburg Police Department (LPD) is investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the 1400-block of Monroe Street, tonight.
On February 24, 2023, at 10:05 p.m., LPD officers responded to the 1400-block of Monroe Street for a reported shooting incident. When officers arrived on scene, an individual was located with serious injuries. The victim was transported to Lynchburg General Hospital by Lynchburg Fire Department Medics.
There is no threat to the community at this time.
This is an ongoing investigation. Any additional information will be released as an update to this news release.