The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred Monday night in Sugarland Run.
Deputies were called to a South Midland Avenue home about 10 p.m. and found a man who had been shot in the leg.
Witnesses reported that two males approached the victim and a verbal altercation ensued. Both suspects displayed firearms and one shot the victim. They fled the scene.
The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries described as non-life-threatening.
Both suspects were described as black males wearing dark clothing and bandannas over their faces.
The area was searched with the help of the Fairfax County Police helicopter, but no suspects were found.
The motive for the shooting is unclear and the case remains under investigation, the agency stated.
Anyone with any information regarding the case is asked to call Detective A. Perry at 703-777-0475 or to submit a tip through the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app. The Loudoun Sheriff’s Office app is available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.