Adams Drive shooting Newport News
11/14 UPDATE: Police spokesman Harold Eley tells WVEC.com "It now looks like the shooting was likely the result of a drug transaction which went badly. A possible suspect has been identified."
NEWPORT NEWS--A teen was shot Wednesday evening according to police.
It happened in the no hundred block of Adams Drive around 7:19 p.m.
When police arrived, they found a 17 yr old male with a gunshot wound to his left thigh. He was taken to the hospital with an injury that was not lifethreatening.
The victim told police that two black males approached him, had a a conversation with him, then shot him.
Both suspects were wearing dark clothing. One had an afro and the other had a hat on.
Police say they are investigating a motive.
Anyone with information should call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.