Police responded to a call regarding a malicious wounding early Tuesday morning on Rivermont Ave. in Lynchburg.
Once they arrived on the scene, they found a 17-year-old male who had been shot once in the upper torso. He was sent to Lynchburg General Hospital for treatment.
Police have ruled this as an isolated incident and say there is no danger to the public.
The investigation is on-going and updates can be found at ABC13.