Woman robbed, shot at Fort Eustis Inn in Newport News

Posted at 6:05 AM, May 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-08 06:29:43-04

Newport News, Virginia – A woman was robbed and shot at the Fort Eustis Inn at 16924 Warwick Boulevard Thursday night.

The incident happened around 11:00pm.

Police say two men stole a Playstation and some games, and tried to take the woman’s purse.

When the men couldn’t get the woman’s purse, one of them shot her in the shoulder.

The woman was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.

The men are described as black males wearing dark clothing  and hoodies. They left in a dark colored vehicle.

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