Man shot on Parkside Drive in Chesapeake

Posted at 2:59 PM, Feb 02, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-03 13:03:06-05

Chesapeake, Va. - Police are investigating after a man was shot in the South Norfolk part of Chesapeake Sunday morning.

Police responded to a call of shots fired in the 3000 block of Parkside Drive at Forest Cove Apartments at 11:39am and found the 22 year old man.

The crime scene was right in April Brickhouse's backyard.

"I just heard shooting in the back, I was standing in my living room, and I heard them shooting three times in the back," said Brickhouse.

Brickhouse said the shooting is also alarming because a lot of kids live in the neighborhood including her 2 year old son.

The victim was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

No suspect information is available at this time. Police continue to investigate the case.

If you have any information that can help police call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.