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Two charged in connection to Baker Road shooting

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Posted at 11:46 AM, Jan 07, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-07 20:30:29-05

Virginia Beach, Va.–Police say two men have been charged in connection to a shooting that occurred on December 27th, 2012.

Tyrek Trevon Kennedy and Quincy Lamark Pepper, both 18-years-old, have been charged with aggravated assault and use of a firearm.

Police say a man was shot in the 600 block of Baker Road. The man told officers he was near a bus stop when he was shot from behind. He told them he did not see the suspect, but he saw who he believed to be the suspect run toward Lake Edward Drive.

Witnesses heard the gunshots and saw several suspects running through the parking lot.

After an investigation, police identified Kennedy and Pepper.

Both men are now being held in the Virginia Beach Correctional Center without bond.