Man arrested after shooting on 24th Street at Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — An arrest has been made after a person was shot on 24th Street at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront early Thursday morning.

Police say the victim was shot around 1:10 a.m. in the 200 block of 24th Street. Paramedics took the man to a local hospital, where he is expected to recover.

The preliminary investigation revealed the suspect, 22-year-old Jordan Michael Savage, got into a verbal altercation with a group of people after they left Harpoon Larry’s restaurant. Police say he got a firearm from his vehicle and shot the victim.

Picture by WAVY Photographer Lavoy Harrell

He’s been charged with malicious wounding and use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and is being held at the Virginia Beach jail.

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