Man critically injured in Newport News double shooting

Posted at 9:17 PM, Oct 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-09 08:21:51-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - The Newport News Police Department is investigating a double shooting in the 20 block of Teardrop Lane that left two people injured Monday night.

The call came in at 7:51 p.m.

Officers arrived to find two victims: a 19-year-old black man suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound and a 39-year-old white woman also suffering from a gunshot wound. The extent of her injuries are unknown at this time. Both were taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Police say the victims are said to be known to each other.

There is no suspect information at this time.

The investigation remains ongoing.

This is a developing story.

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