3 hurt, including 16-year-old, in two shootings overnight in Hampton

Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton Police are investigating two shootings that left three people injured late Sunday.

Dispatch said they received the call for a shooting around 10:23 p.m. in the 500 block of Homestead Avenue.

The preliminary investigation revealed the 18 year-old victim was struck by gunfire during an altercation in the 500 block of Homestead Avenue. A 16 -year-old victim was struck by gunfire in the Shell Road area. They believe both incidents could be connected. Both have non life-threatening injuries.

According to dispatch, they were notified for a second shooting around 10:51 p.m in the 900 block of N. King Street. A 20 year-old victim was struck by gunfire in a parking lot, according to police. They were transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police have not said whether the two shootings are connected. No other details are available at this time.

If you know anything about this incident, you are asked to call the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP or go online at P3tips.com.

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