ALBEMARLE COUNTY, VA (CBS19 NEWS) - On Wednesday, at approximately 9:32 pm, units from Albemarle County Police Department and Albemarle County Fire Rescue were dispatched to the report of an unconscious person in a vehicle on the roadway in the 5200 block of Stony Point Road.

Upon arrival, personnel determined the occupant of the vehicle had sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was deceased.

Albemarle County Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division (CID) was dispatched to the scene to begin an investigation.

Stony Point Road was closed to traffic for several hours overnight as ACPD units processed evidence at the scene.

The road is now open to traffic.

At this time, the detectives from CID are treating the incident as a homicide.

The investigation points to this incident as an isolated event with no larger threat to the public.

The identity of the victim is currently being withheld.

Additional information will be released when it becomes available.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact ACPD’s Criminal Investigation Division at 434-269-5807 or CrimeStoppers at 434-977-4000 or [email protected]