News

Actions

Hampton Police investigate shooting that leaves 18-year-old injured

Suffolk police investigate possible police impersonator
Posted at 4:39 PM, Aug 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-11 16:39:29-04

HAMPTON, Va. - Hampton Police are investigating a shooting that left an 18-year-old injured Monday night.

Police say they received a call around 8:46 p.m., in regards to a shooting in the area of West Weaver Road and Martha Lee Drive.

An 18-year-old man was taken to the hospital to be treated for non-threatening-injuries, police say.

According to the investigation, the man was walking in the area when he was shot by an unknown individual.

Police are still investigating the motive and circumstances surrounding this incident, but say the victim was uncooperative with investigators.

If you or anyone you know has information that will assist police, they are encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP. Callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a tip results in an arrest, the caller may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.