Man arrested in shooting at Virginia Beach gas station

Posted at 8:00 PM, Feb 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-12 10:23:44-05
54-year-old John Wade McCrory - Photo, VBPD

54-year-old John Wade McCrory – Photo, VBPD

Virginia Beach, Va. – Police have arrested a man for a shooting that happened Monday evening at a Beach gas station.

Police arrested 54-year-old John Wade McCrory, of the 1400 block of Blue Heron Road in Virginia Beach.

Police say McCrory shot a man Monday night after a dispute at the Exxon gas station, located near the intersection of Great Neck Road and First Colonial Road.

Police say they responded to a report of a man suffering from a gunshot wound at the Exxon station in the 1300 block of Great Neck Rd. around 5:38 p.m.

They say the two men got into an argument that turned violent, and one was shot.

The victim was transported to the hospital where he is being treated for his wounds.

Watch NewsChannel 3 for updates.