Man shot by blow dart during drive-by

RADFORD (WSLS 10) – The Radford City Police Department is investigating an assault after a man was shot with a blow dart near Radford University.

It happened Saturday October 22 around 9:15 in the 500 block of Tyler Avenue. The victim told police he was walking in the area when he was shot with a blow dart from a passing vehicle. The victim received a minor injury and was treated and released by Radford EMS.

Police say the vehicle is described as a silver or light in color passenger car.

The vehicle was last seen headed south on Tyler Avenue.

This incident remains under investigation by the Radford City Police Department.

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