Arrest made in connection with shooting at Langley housing community

Posted at 2:34 PM, Jun 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-21 10:17:39-04

HAMPTON, Va. – Investigators with the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office arrested a 16-year-old Newport News male for a shooting at a Langley Air Force Base housing community that occurred on March 13, 2018.

Click here for News 3’s original coverage of the shooting.

A 14-year-old boy was hospitalized after suffering from a gunshot wound in the 60th block of Eagle Loop.

The boy, identified as a military dependent, was shot in the leg during a drive-by shooting.

Police said after their investigation it was found that the victim was allegedly involved in illegal activity with the suspect when the incident happened.