A Roanoke man was treated for gunshot wounds to his arm and upper body at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital on Thursday, according to Roanoke police.
Spokesman Scott Leamon said Eric Allen Wade Jr., 27, came to the emergency room at 11:57 p.m. Leamon said Wade told officers that he was shot during a drug transaction in the 1500 block of Melrose Avenue Northwest. Friends drove him to the hospital.
Police have not found the crime scene and no arrests have been made. Anyone with more information about the shooting can call police at 344-8500. Tips can be anonymous.