18-year-old sustains life-threatening injuries in shooting at 7-Eleven in Hampton


HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton Police say an 18-year-old man sustained life-threatening injuries in a shooting on West Queen Street Monday.

Police are asking for help identifying two suspects in connection with the shooting.

Police responded to a 7-Eleven in the 1400 block of West Queen Street just before 5 p.m.

They arrived to find the man injured.

He was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. His condition was upgraded to stable afterward, police said.

Preliminary police investigation indicates the man was sitting in a vehicle at the 7-Eleven when two males got in the vehicle with him.

One of them then shot the 18-year-old.

Both males fled the scene on foot.

The motive and circumstances of the shooting are still under investigation.

Police do not have any other suspect information.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates.

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