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16-year-old boy charged after man shot in head at Norfolk 7-Eleven

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Posted at 9:59 PM, Apr 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-15 21:59:16-04

NORFOLK, Va. - Detectives have arrested a teenage boy in connection with a shooting inside a local 7-Eleven earlier this month.

On April 5 around 1:30 p.m., police responded to the 7-Eleven located at 3800 Granby Street for a report of a gunshot victim.

When first responders arrived on scene, they found a man who had been shot in the head. The man was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

As a result of the investigation, a 16-year-old boy has been charged with malicious wounding and use of a firearm.

The teen is currently being held at the Norfolk Detention Home.

Police have not released any other details surrounding this investigation.

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