Police: Man shoots himself, taken to hospital

Roanoke County Police Department confirmed a man shot himself in the 4300 block of Elm View Rd (Photo: WSET)

ROANOKE Co., Va. (WSET) -- Roanoke County Police said they are investigating a shooting that happened around noon Saturday.

Police said they responded to the 4300 block of Elm View Rd.

They said a man accidentally shot himself and then was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

There is no threat to public safety.

Police also said the investigation is in its early stages and there are no suspects at this time.

This is a developing story, check back for updates.

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