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Police: Man shot multiple times while lying on living room couch

Posted at 11:37 AM, Mar 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-12 23:18:10-04

PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, Va. -- Police are investigating after a man suffered "multiple gunshot wounds" while lying on a couch in his living room, police said.

Prince George Police were called to a home in the 4400 block of Jefferson Point Lane at about 2:20 a.m. Monday.

"The victim, who was lying on a couch in the living room when shot, was transported to a local hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries," a Prince George County Police spokesperson said. "There were no signs of forced entry into the residence and police believe the shooter and victim are acquaintances."

Police described the victim as a man in his 30s.

Crime Insider sources tell Jon Burkett that police are following up on several strong leads.

"This is an ongoing investigation and updates will follow as they develop," a police spokesperson continued.

Witnesses can send news tips and photos here. Police with information was asked to call Prince George Police at (804) 733-2773 or Crime Solvers at 804-733-2777.

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