NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man is dead and a teenager is in the hospital after a shooting in Newport News on Thursday night.
Dispatchers say the call for the shooting came in at 6:24 p.m. from the Tarrytown Apartments in the 1100 block of Tarrytown Ct.
When officers arrived, they found a man shot inside of an apartment. He was pronounced dead at the scene and police say they’re investigating his death as a homicide.
Police later identified the man as 25-year-old Issac Harris, of Newport News.
Police say a 15-year-old boy was also reportedly shot in the leg. He was taken to the hospital in a personal vehicle, but his injuries are considered not life-threatening.
“We don’t know yet. We have detectives out on scene separating the witnesses, speaking with people,” said Newport News MPO Brandon Maynard. “We can’t catch everything unfortunately, but this is one of those things where we are working hard to find out what happened.”
Maynard says there’s no suspect information at this time.
This location was also the site of a double shooting in November of 2016. Police say two people died in that shooting, and at last check there’s been no arrest in that case.
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