Woman shot while standing outside Newport News home

Posted at 10:11 PM, Nov 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-22 09:02:39-05

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A 32-year-old woman was shot while standing outside a home.

Police say they received a call around 5:38 p.m. for a shooting in the 3500 block of Madison Avenue.

Based on witness statements, there was a vehicle in the area of 36th and Madison. Officers were told that a person got out of a vehicle and started to shoot towards two other men, and it did not appear that the woman was an intended target.

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