Arrest made in Norfolk mall shooting

Javonte Jordan (Photo provided by the Norfolk Police Department)
Javonte Jordan (Photo provided by the Norfolk Police Department)

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — An arrest has been made in last week’s shooting at the Gallery at Military Circle.

Detectives arrested 20-year-old Javonte Jordan. Police say Jordan shot another man outside the Victoria’s Secret store in the mall Friday, causing panicked shoppers to scatter.  Police say the exact reason for the altercation remains under investigation.

The victim took a bullet to the leg and was released from the hospital Monday.

Jordan was arraigned in court Tuesday morning. He turned down WAVY.com’s request for an interview.

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