August 25, 2021 – The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating after a shooting and malicious wounding on Brook Street overnight.
On August 24, 2021 at 11:59 p.m., officers responded to the 800-block of Brook Street for a report of a malicious wounding and shots fired. One scene, officers were notified that a 16-year-old male suffered a grazing gunshot wound but he was uncooperative.
This is an ongoing investigation. Any additional information will be released as an update to this news release.