UPDATE Dec. 9, 10:11 p.m.: The Bristol Virginia Police Department has identified the victim of a shooting that happened on Harvey Lane in Bristol on Thursday.
According to the release, Christopher D. Carter, 29, of Bristol, Virginia died due to his injuries. The other victim remains in critical condition.
The suspect still remains unidentified, but BVPD reported that warrants have been issued for their arrest.
BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) — Someone shot two men on Thursday night in Bristol, Virginia, and the alleged shooter is still at large, police say.
Sgt. Steve Crawford told News Channel 11 Friday morning that one of the injured men has since died, and the other remains hospitalized in the intensive care unit (ICU).
According to a release from the Bristol Virginia Police Department (BVPD), officers originally responded to an unrelated call in the Harvey Lane area and then heard gunshots around 10:20 p.m.
Following an investigation, police reportedly found two individuals with gunshot wounds. Both were then transferred to Bristol Regional Medical Center for treatment.
“A possible suspect has been developed but is not in custody,” a BVPD release states. “We feel that the victims were targeted, but nevertheless, the suspect is still at large.”
The identity of the suspect is not being released at this time. The investigation remains ongoing.
This is a developing story. Stay tuned on-air and online for updates.