Woman charged in shooting on Mortons Road in Va. Beach

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A woman is in custody following an overnight shooting in Virginia Beach that left one man injured.

Virginia Beach Police said 25-year-old Meggan Ashley Nelson is charged with felonious assault. 

Nelson’s arrest came hours after officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 2500 block of Mortons Road. Emergency communications received a call around 2 a.m.

Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was transported to a local with injuries that are not considered life-threatening, according to police.

Police said Nelson and the man know each other.

Stay tuned to WAVY.com for the latest updates. 

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