Man and juvenile facing charges in connection to Virginia Beach shooting

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Virginia Beach Police have made two arrests in connection with an attempted robbery and shooting on November 16.

Officers were called to the 3100 block of Bowling Green Drive around 5 p.m. that day and arrived to find a man suffering from a serious gunshot wound.

The investigation revealed the shooting actually took place in the 3200 block of Peele Court, during an attempted robbery. Police identified 19-year-old Devonte Burress and a juvenile as suspects in the case. They were both taken into custody on November 23.

Burress was charged with aggravated malicious wounding, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, attempted robbery, and conspiracy to commit a felony.

The juvenile was charged with two counts of attempted robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and malicious wounding.

Those with information can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting and submitting a tip.

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