Man arrested for shooting near Lynnhaven Mall

Man arrested for shooting near Lynnhaven Mall

Torry Orlando Whitley

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by 13News

WVEC.com

Posted on January 25, 2013 at 5:57 PM

VIRGINIA BEACH-- A Norfolk man wanted in connection with a shooting near Lynnhaven Mall on Jan. 7 turned himself into police Thursday.

Police say 27-year-old Torry Orlando Whitley of the 300 block of Bosco Court shot a man as he walked home from Lynnhaven Mall.

The victim says he was passing the Valero gas station near Bow Creek Boulevard when he was shot in the leg by someone he didn't know and then he saw the man run off toward Lynnhaven Parkway.

Police say the victim flagged down a motorist and the motorist called 911.

The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injures.

Whitley is charged with malicious assault and use of a firearm.

 

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