Man injured in fatal shooting in Norfolk now facing charges


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk police have identified the 19-year-old man who died following a triple shooting that also injured two other men in late February.

Police say one of the three men that were shot, James C. Wilson, 23, is now facing charges in connection with the incident. He is charged with second-degree murder, malicious wounding, and two counts of using a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Reports say police were dispatched to the 500 block of Timothy Avenue around 12:35 p.m. on February 27 regarding a call about a gunshot victim.

When officers got to the scene, they found one of the victims, later identified as 19-year-old Troquan S. Martin, suffering from a gunshot wound. Martin was pronounced dead at the scene.

After further investigation, officers learned that two additional victims, a 22-year-old man and 23-year-old Wilson, had also suffered gunshot wounds. They both received treatment at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital and are expected to be OK.

Wilson will be taken to Norfolk City Jail after he is released from the hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip online.

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