Roanoke, VA – Update 12:42 pm
According to police, the man suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Update 9:25 am
Roanoke City Police said an officer-involved shooting occurred Saturday evening.
At 11:10 a.m. Oct. 8, police learned of shots fired in the 2300 block of Mountain View Terrace SW. When officers arrived, they found an older male armed with a gun outside the home and pointed it at an officer.
Officials with Roanoke City Police said an officer fired their weapon and struck the man. Roanoke Fire-EMS transported the man to Carrion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment. The officers were not injured in the incident.
Virginia State Police are investigating the incident and the officer involved in the shooting is on administrative leave.
Virginia State Police are investigating a shooting in Roanoke City Saturday night.
According to the city’s 911 center, police responded to the 2300 block of Mountain View Terrace around 11:11 p.m.
When 10 News reached the scene, we were told there was no threat to the public and state officials were investigating what happened.
No injuries have been reported at this time.
We are working to update you as we learn more.
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