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Hampton Police search for 2 men involved in shooting that left 2 men injured

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Posted at 5:23 PM, Sep 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-21 17:23:09-04

HAMPTON, Va. - Hampton Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the two people in connection with a Monday afternoon shooting.

Around 1:37 p.m., officials received a call in reference to a shooting in the 1700 block of West Pembroke Avenue.

Police say they found two men in a vehicle that had struck a utility pole. Both were taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver was treated for a gunshot wound and the passenger was treated for injuries resulting from the crash.

According to the investigation, the men were in the parking lot of a business when they were shot.

Police describe one suspect as a dark complexion Black man wearing a white shirt. The second suspect is described as a light-skinned Black man wearing red knee-length pants. Police say the suspects fled the scene after the shooting.

The incident still remains under investigation.

If you or anyone you know has information that will assist police, contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP.