Newport News man wanted in Hampton shooting turns himself in

Timothy Keith McDonald (Photo: Hampton police)

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Police have arrested a Newport News man wanted in connection to a shooting that left a man injured.

32-year-old Timothy Keith McDonald, of Newport News, turned himself in Tuesday, police say. He’s charged with one count of maiming, one count of use of a firearm in commission of a felony, one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and one count of discharging a firearm in public.

At 7:02 p.m. on Dec. 10, dispatchers got a call about a shooting in the 200 block of West Lewis Road. When officers got to the scene, they found a 38-year-old Hampton man with a single gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The victim was walking in the area when he was approached by the suspect, who police have identified as McDonald. According to police, McDonald pulled out a gun and fired one shot toward the victim, hitting him once. McDonald then ran from the area before officers arrived.

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