Teen sent to hospital after being shot in Norfolk

Posted at 10:34 AM, Sep 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-23 10:34:04-04

NORFOLK, Va. – A teen was sent to the hospital after being shot Friday night.

Around 8:45 p.m., police responded to the 1400 block of Godfrey Avenue for a report of a gunshot disturbance.

When police arrived, they found a 19-year-old man suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to the hospital and is expected to be okay, according to police.

A crime scene was located in the 3000 block Mapleton Avenue. Several houses on Mapleton Ave and Woodland Ave were damaged as a result of gunfire.

Police ask anyone with information to call the Crime Line.

Your tip could make you eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.