Norfolk man charged in connection to shooting at Va. Beach Oceanfront

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A man is facing charges including robbery in connection to a shooting last week at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront that left one person injured.

Virginia Beach Police said officers responded to the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue — near the 17th Street Park — the morning of June 4. One person transported from the scene suffered serious injuries.

Police said the victim’s injuries were not life-threatening.

Jacob Krain Grace, 24 of Norfolk, was later arrested and charged with two counts each of robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.

Police said more charges are possible pending additional investigation and a decision by the Office of Commonwealth’s Attorney Colin Stolle.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

WAVY Twitter Widget

WAVY Facebook