NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – A child has died from injuries he sustained in a shooting Wednesday night in Ocean View.
Around 7:45 p.m., dispatchers received an emergency call that a child had been shot in the 9500 block of 19th Bay Street.
Once police and paramedics arrived on scene, they located a 3-year-old child suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital; however, he died shortly after arriving.
Detectives have not released any circumstances surrounding this shooting, as they are still on scene investigating the incident.
Police ask anyone with information to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1 (888) LOCK-U-UP.