An overnight spate of violence in Virginia Beach left seven people hospitalized with gunshot and knife wounds.

The Virginian-Pilot reported that the first incident -- a shooting -- took place at 11:23 p.m. on Saturday and that the violence ended with another shootout at 3:13 a.m.

All of the episodes took place near the Oceanfront in Virginia Beach.

The authorities said the injuries are not life-threatening, but they have released few other details, including the identities or descriptions of any suspects.