Teen dies after being found shot in vehicle at Newport News 7-Eleven

Posted at 4:28 PM, Oct 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-13 11:15:01-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Police are investigating a shooting that left a teen dead at a 7-Eleven on Saturday.

Officials say, around 11:13 p.m., police responded to 7-Eleven, in the 12400 block of Warwick Boulevard, in reference to a suspicious vehicle.

When police arrived they found a teen male in the vehicle that had been shot.

He was taken to a local hospital with injuries that were believed to be life-threatening. The teen later died from his injuries, police say.

There is no further information at this time, and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip online.