Chesapeake shooting lands boy in hospital; police investigating

Posted at 11:45 PM, Oct 07, 2020

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - A boy is in the hospital after he was shot Wednesday night.

Around 8:42 p.m., Chesapeake Police responded to calls reporting gunfire in the 1800 block of Hearthside Court.

When officers arrived on scene, they found the boy, whose age is unknown, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

There is no further information.

Anyone with information abut this incident is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887), submit a tip online or via the P3Tips app.

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