Woman charged after Virginia Beach shooting leaves one man injured

Posted at 4:45 AM, May 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-22 13:23:30-04

Meggan Nelson

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A woman is in custody after a man in Virginia Beach was shot around 2 a.m. Wednesday in the 2500 block of Mortons Road.

Officials say police arrived to find the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to a hospital in the area for his injuries, which were said to be non-life threatening.

Meggan Ashley Nelson, 25, was charged with felonious assault in the shooting. Nelson and the victim are known to each other.

Police said in a statement that Nelson is not yet in custody.

The is still a very active investigation with more information and details to come.

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