HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – A woman has been arrested after another woman was shot Thursday afternoon on Continental Drive in Hampton, police said.
Jasmine Irene Janae Meade, 29, has been charged with one count of maiming, one count of use of a firearm in commission of a felony, one count of discharging a firearm within 1,000 feet of a school and three counts of child endangerment.
The victim in the shooting was taken to the hospital on Thursday with life-threatening injuries. Police didn’t have an update on her condition as of Friday morning.
A preliminary investigation indicated that the victim was in the 1st block of Continental Drive when the suspect shot at her, according to police. The motive and circumstances of the incident remain under investigation, “however, this appears to be an isolated incident,” police said.
Police said the victim was taken to the hospital by personal vehicle.
Anyone with information can contact the Hampton Police Division at 757-727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. People can also provide anonymous tips at P3Tips.com.
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