Man lucky to be alive after bullet grazes head during drive-by shooting in Suffolk

Posted at 2:05 PM, Jan 20, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-20 14:47:44-05

Suffolk, Va. – A man is lucky to be alive after a drive-by shooting in Suffolk early Sunday morning.

Suffolk police say the 18-year-old was getting out of a car in the College Square section of Suffolk around 2:30am when it happened.

The other three people in the car say a dark colored, two door Honda or Acura slowly drove by and they heard one gunshot. The bullet grazed the victim’s head and he was transported to Sentara Belleharbour with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up.