NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A 16-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a shooting inside a 7-Eleven store earlier this month.
Police said the teenager has been charged with malicious wounding and use of a firearm. He is being held at the Norfolk Detention Home, police said.
The shooting happened around 1:30 p.m. April 5 inside a 7-Eleven in the 3800 block of Granby Street in Norfolk.
Officers arrived to find a man who had been shot in the head.
He was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The 16-year-old boy was arrested following a Norfolk police investigation.
Police did not release the teenager’s identity or other details about the shooting.
Those with information are encouraged to submit a tip via P3 tips or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.