Police: 56-year-old man killed in Roanoke shooting
UPDATE 4:38 p.m.
Roanoke Police say a man died in a shooting Thursday morning.
Officers responded to the 1500 block of Patterson Avenue SW to investigate the shooting just before 6:15 a.m.
They say Daniel F. Liptak, 56, of Roanoke, was found in the front yard of a house, and had been shot in his lower body.
According to police, Liptak was conscious when they arrived.
He was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and was pronounced dead before 7 a.m., police say.
According to police, witnesses saw two men running from the scene.
Anyone with information should call the RPD tip line at (540) 344-8500.
Callers can remain anonymous.
ROANOKE, Va. (WSET) - Roanoke Police reported to a shooting injuring a person early this morning.
Police officials responded to a report of a shooting at 1500 Patterson Avenue SW at 6:14 a.m.
Crews transported the victim to the Carilion Clinic.
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