Military dependent injured in drive-by shooting at Langley housing

YORKTOWN, Va. (WAVY) — A teenager was shot Tuesday night at Langley Air Force Base housing, according to Joint Base Langley-Eustis officials.

Image courtesy of the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office.

Officials say the victim was a military dependent, who’s reportedly in stable condition at a local hospital.

The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office said on Facebook a 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg in a drive-by shooting.

Dispatch said it received a call for the shooting on Eagle Loop near Raptor Boulevard and Big Bethel Road in the Bethel housing community around 7 p.m.

The teen was taken to a local hospital, where he is said to be in stable condition. An image of a Chrysler that the sheriff’s office said ws involved in the shooting was released on Wednesday.

Langley-Eustis officials say they’re investigating alongside the sheriff’s office and are “sending thoughts to the community and family affected.”

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