Hampton police searching for teen accused of shooting man

Kyre Chavez Bandy (Photo credit: Hampton PD)

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a teenager is on the run for allegedly shooting a man in Hampton.

Hampton police say 18-year-old Kyre Chavez Bandy fired shots along the 200 block of LaSalle Avenue on Jan. 3. at around midnight. According to police, Bandy had been at a residence when an argument took place. As he was leaving, police say, he fired several shots and struck a man.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police have not said if the victim and Brandy are known to each other.

Brandy has warrants for maiming, shooting in an occupied dwelling and reckless handling of a firearm.

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