15-year-old found shot on 42nd Street in Newport News

Chris Omahen/WAVY Photo
Chris Omahen/WAVY Photo

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Police say a teen was injured in a shooting in Newport News on Wednesday afternoon.

Dispatchers received a call about a shooting at 1:37 p.m. When officers arrived to the 1100 block of 42nd Street, they found a 15-year-old with a gunshot wound to the upper leg.

The juvenile was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police have not released any other details. If you know anything about this incident, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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