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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Alexandria police say they are investigating a shooting that injured a 17-year-old boy on Tuesday night.

Police say officers responded for multiple calls regarding shots fired in the area of N. Fayette Street and N. Wythe Street at approximately 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday. They found the teen several blocks away.

The 17-year-old boy was suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. He was transported to an area hospital where he was released after treatment, say police.

The exact location of the shooting is unknown.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Detective Michael Rodriguez with the Alexandria Police Department at 703-746-6165.

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