Police: Teen accidentally shoots himself on Adams Drive in Newport News

News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A 17-year-old male accidentally shot himself late Thursday morning on Adams Drive in Newport News, police say.

Police said in a tweet officers and medics responded to the 500 block of Adams Drive just after 11 a.m. They found the teen with a gunshot wound in his upper body.

The teen’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Later, police say they determined the shooting to be self-inflicted and accidental.

Stay with WAVY.com for any updates.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

LKQD Outstream

Don't Miss

Nativo

WAVY Twitter Widget

WAVY Facebook