7-year-old child, man injured in shooting in Virginia
Jul. 20, 2017
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia say a man and 7-year-old child have been shot.
News outlets report dispatchers received a call about the 7-year-old being shot in the leg at shortly after 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Dispatchers say the man was shot nearby at around the same time. Authorities say both injuries are not life-threatening.
Norfolk police said in a news release that officers found the child and a 38-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. The child was taken to Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters, and the man was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Further information was not released. Police are investigating.