Police investigating overnight shooting

Police are investigating an overnight shooting that occurred near West Beresford Avenue and Sherwood Drive.

Officers responded at 10:26 p.m. to the 800 block of Valleydale Avenue in reference to a person being shot.

When police arrived, they found a 62-year-old woman parked in her car outside her home with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. She told police that she was shot in the area of West Beresford Avenue and Sherwood Drive as she was driving home, which is less than a mile away from where the shooting is believed to have occurred.

After being shot, she continued to drive home and police were dispatched. The woman, who is not being identified due to Marsy’s Law, was airlifted to Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach.

The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released as it becomes available.