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Posted on: December 9, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Juvenile injured in overnight shooting on Lafayette Blvd

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Norfolk police are investigating a shooting that has left a juvenile injured late Sunday night.

Around 11:30 p.m., dispatchers received a call for a gunshot disturbance in the 2300 block of Lafayette Blvd. When police arrived, they located a 12-year-old boy inside of a residence suffering from a gunshot wound.

The boy was taken to the Children’s Hospital for The King’s Daughters for treatment. His injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

Detectives have determined that shots were fired outside the residence prior to the injury.

There were no other injuries reported.

As police continue to investigate this shooting, they encourage anyone with information to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip through the P3Tips mobile app.

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