One transported after shooting at NN apartment complex

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Medics transported a victim after a shooting at a Newport News apartment complex Tuesday afternoon.

Lou Thurston with the Newport News Police Department said officers responded to a shooting at the Aqueduct Apartments, located in the 13200 block of Aqueduct Drive, around 2:15 p.m.

Upon arrival at the scene, police found a man, possibly in his late teens, lying in a parking lot with a gunshot wound to his lower leg. He was transported to a local hospital with what appeared to be a non-life threatening injury, Thurston said.

The victim was either “unwilling or unable” to tell police any details about the shooting, Thurston said. Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

No further information has been released. Stay with for updates on this developing story.

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