Woman injured in shooting on 35th Street in Newport News

Newport News

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a woman shot Wednesday night in Newport News is expected to recover.

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According to police, dispatchers received a call around 7:26 p.m. for a gunshot victim in the 1000 block of 35th Street. When officers arrived on the scene, they found a female suffering from a gunshot wound.

She was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

This shooting incident happened down the street from where a double shooting occurred a couple days earlier. On Monday evening, a 17-year-old was shot to death in the 3400 block of Wickham Avenue. The 20-year-old shooting victim survived, but police say his injuries are serious.

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