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2 teen girls, teen boy arrested in connection with Norfolk shooting that left woman injured

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Posted at 4:51 PM, May 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-26 16:52:00-04

NORFOLK, Va. - Three teenagers have been arrested in connection with a Tuesday night shooting on Mariners Way that left a woman injured.

On May 25, police responded to the 400 block of Mariners Way around 7:30 p.m. for a report of a gunshot victim.

When officers arrived on scene, they found a 40-year-old woman who was suffering from a gunshot wound. She was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to be okay.

As a result of their investigation, detectives have charged two 13-year-old girls and a 15-year-old boy with Armed Burglary, Malicious Wounding and Use of a Firearm.

All three are currently being held at the Norfolk Detention Center.

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