NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A teenage boy was seriously injured in a shooting in the 2600 block of Chestnut Avenue Friday night.
Dispatchers received a call about the shooting at 9:09 p.m. Officers arrived on scene and found the victim, who is believed to be 17-years-old, with gunshot wounds to his back and legs.
The teen was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. He is currently in serious but stable condition.
Police gave a vague description of the suspect, saying only that he was described as a light skin black male. Authorities did not provide any more suspect information.
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