Teenager shot in drive-by shooting in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A 17-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after he was injured Saturday morning in a drive-by shooting.

Dispatchers say they received the emergency call at 9:19 a.m. for a shooting in the 1000 block of 25th Street.

Police found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to his left forearm. The victim told police a red vehicle shot at him and took off.

Medics took the victim to a local hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

No suspect information is available at this time.

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