According to WAVY, police were called to the Holly Cove neighborhood for reports of traffic congestion just before 10 p.m.
While police were responding to the call, there were reports of gunshots in the same area. The shooting happened at the intersection of Airline Boulevard and Holly Cove Drive.
WAVY reports that police said victims were taken to multiple hospitals in the area, and that police are working to determine how many people in total were injured.
A spokesperson with Sentara Norfolk General Hospital told WAVY they were treating eight gunshot victims – all of them male – but their conditions were unknown.
(CNN)Gunfire broke out at a neighborhood gathering in Virginia, leaving at least eight people hospitalized with injuries, authorities said.