Roanoke police are investigating a Thursday night shooting on Orange Avenue.

Police arrived at the corner of Orange and Eighth Street, near St. Gerard’s Catholic Church, found a man with a gunshot wound, according to a police news release.

The man was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

No word on his condition or identity or any details of the incident were released.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to called 344-8500 or text 274637 with “RoanokePD” at the beginning. You can remain anonymous.

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Matt Chittum covers Roanoke City. A Roanoke native, he’s been at the Roanoke Times for more than two decades, having overcome an inauspicious start with a part-time clerical job.

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