Man sustains life-threatening injuries, another arrested after shooting in Hampton

Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton Police say a 23-year-old man sustained life-threatening injuries in a shooting Thursday on Lakeshore Drive.

Police say they have arrested 24-year-old Jaylin D Bigham, of Chesapeake, in connection with the shooting.

Police responded to the first block of Lakeshore Drive around 5:40 p.m. for a report of a shooting that had just occurred.

Police arrived to find the 23-year-old man with life-threatening gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local hospital.

Authorities believe the 23-year-old was shot by a person they knew following an altercation.

Bigham is charged with maiming, discharge of a firearm in public, and two counts of brandishing a firearm.

The investigation is ongoing.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates.


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