Police: Man hit by bullet fired into N.News residence

Police: Man hit by bullet fired into N.News residence

Police: Man hit by bullet fired into N.News residence

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by 13 News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on February 13, 2014 at 9:53 PM

Updated Thursday, Feb 13 at 10:44 PM

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Update 9:40 p.m. -- The male victim was sitting at a table inside the residence when the bullet came through a window.  The man was shot in the neck. His injury is considered serious.

NEWPORT NEWS-- A man was struck by a bullet fired into a residence Thursday night.

According to police spokesperson, Lou Thurston, a call came in to police around 7:27 p.m.  about a shooting in the 1100 block of Garden Drive. 

Police found a man, 32, had been shot in a residence.  According to Thurston the man was visiting a female friend when they heard shots fired outside and a bullet came through a window striking the man. 

The victim was taken a local hospital with injuries of unknown severity.

The shooting is under investigation.

 

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