FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 23, 2022
Shots Fired Report 10/23/2022: W Main St.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – On October 23rd at approximately 1:00 a.m., Charlottesville police officers responded to the 200 block of W Main St. for a shots fired report.
Upon arrival, officers found three victims who had suffered gunshot wounds. The victims were then transported to UVA medical center for treatment; two of which are currently in stable condition. The third victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased later in the morning.
We would like the public to know that this incident poses no immediate threat to our community. This is currently an ongoing investigation.
If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact Detective Sgt. Stayments at (434) 970-3939, or the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (434) 977-4000.
Public Safety Information Officer
City of Charlottesville