Two charged with shooting into York County home

Posted at 10:10 AM, Sep 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-30 10:10:15-04
Kenneth Abbot

Kenneth Abbot

York County, Va. – A 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old have been charged with shooting into a York County home on Sunday.

The shooting in the 100 block of Ponsonby Drive happened at approximately 11:45pm. None of the three adults and two juveniles in the home at the time were hurt.

The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office learned the shooting was in retaliation for an earlier fight that had occurred in Poquoson, and arrested 23-year-old Kenneth Abbot on Tuesday. Abbot was charged with shooting into an occupied dwelling.

The 17-year-old was also charged with shooting into an occupied dwelling and is currently being held at the Merrimac Center.

If anyone has any information on this crime or any other crime we ask that they call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or the FB Tip Line 757 890-4999.