NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was shot in the leg while walking down a Newport News street Tuesday.
The 36-year-old woman told police she was walking near Jefferson Avenue and 19th Street, around 5 p.m., when she heard what sounded like several gunshots.
Police said the victim realized she had been shot and ran into the Speedy Mart.
The woman was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is expected to OK.
There is no suspect information at this time.