Man arrested for Norfolk shooting that left 13-year-old injured

Posted at 2:48 PM, May 28, 2017

Ayenda Hodges

NORFOLK, Va. – Police have arrested a 35-year-old malicious wounding suspect.

Police say Ayenda Hodges was wanted for a shooting that happened on March 30 that left a 13-year-old boy injured.

Hodges, was wanted for malicious wounding, use of a firearm in connection with a felony, reckless handling of a firearm and discharging a firearm in public within 1000 feet of a school.

The incident happened in the 1300 block of Goff Street around 11 p.m.

Officers arrived at the scene to find the victim inside the home. Police said the victim was taken to CHKD for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the investigation revealed the victim was inside the home when a shooting occurred outside in a parking lot next to the residence.

One bullet entered the home and hit the victim.