NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A 10-year-old boy seriously injured by a stray bullet in Newport News is making great strides in his recovery.
Malachi was playing outside at a birthday party on Crescent Way the night of June 6 when he was shot in the head. He was rushed to the hospital with a life-threatening wound.
Newport News Police made an announcement on social media Thursday that Malachi is now out of the hospital and is doing well!
Several officers and K-9 Taz went by his home Thursday to drop off some gifts from the police department and wish him well as he continues his recovery out of the hospital.