Police investigate double shooting at Newport News apartment


NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police say two people were shot at the Tech Center Square Apartment Homes Thursday afternoon in Newport News.

Newport News dispatchers say the call for the shooting came in at 3:23 p.m. from the complex in the 100 block of Jefferson Point Lane.

One man, identified as a 19-year-old from York County, was found shot in the leg at the scene. He was taken to a local hospital, where he’s listed in stable condition.

Just after 8:45 p.m. police said they had found the second victim in the shooting. A 17-year-old, also from York County, walked into a local hospital with a neck wound. Police say he’s listed in stable condition.

This was one of a handful shootings police in Hampton Roads responded to on Thursday.

Police say a 17-year-old young man from North Carolina walked into a Newport News hospital after being shot.

Hampton police say a 34-year-old man was injured by a self-inflicted gunshot wound Thursday evening in the area of Sloop Court and Cunningham Drive

Police say they have no motive or suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip by visiting P3Tips.com.

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