12-year-old and adult male shot in Norfolk neighborhood

Posted at 8:37 PM, Apr 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-21 23:28:21-04

NORFOLK, Va. - A 12-year-old child along with a second gunshot victim are in the hospital recovering after being shot in a Norfolk neighborhood on Thursday.

Police say this happened in the 6200 block of Alexander Street.

Officers say when they responded to the scene, they found the child suffering from a gunshot wound.

Officers say the second victim was taken to DePaul Medical Center by a different person.

Both victims have non-life threatening injuries.

Police are now in the neighborhood looking for answers.

If you know anything about this incident, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.