VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating a shooting that seriously injured a woman early Wednesday.
Dispatch said the call came at 1:40 a.m. for the shooting in the 1500 block of Brendle Court. The victim was transported with life-threatening injuries.
According to police, their investigation found that a teenager who lives in the same house as the victim, accidentally fired a gun, striking the victim.
Police took the teen into custody. He was charged with reckless handling of a firearm, obstruction of justice and underage possession of a firearm.
No other details have been released. Stay tuned to WAVY.com for updates.