Officers investigating after teen shot in Norfolk


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Norfolk Police are investigating after a 16-year-old was shot Friday afternoon.

Officers responded to the 800 block of Tidewater Drive near East Olney Road around 3:30 p.m. Friday.

According to police spokesman Daniel Hudson, the teen’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Police say the victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment by an acquaintance before medics arrived to the scene.

Officers are looking for the gunman. Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1 (888) LOCK-U-UP.

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