Juvenile sustains life-threatening injuries following overnight shooting in Hampton


HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton Police are investigating an overnight shooting that sent a juvenile to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police say the call for the incident came in at 3:21 a.m. Saturday, in the 1600 block of West Pembroke Avenue.

When they got to the scene, officers found a juvenile victim suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was sent to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and is currently in stable condition.

According to police, the victim was in a parking lot when he was struck by gunfire.

The motive and circumstances surrounding the incident remain under investigation.

Those with information should call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3 Tips app on their Apple or Android device or at www.p3Tips.com.

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