NewsLocal News


2 shot in shopping center parking lot during attempted carjacking

Posted at 5:33 AM, Oct 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-30 06:29:53-04

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va – The New Kent Sheriff’s office is searching for three gunmen believed to be involved in an attempted carjacking in a shopping center parking lot.

Deputies were called to the parking lot at The Forge Center on Pocahontas Trail around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday.

Once on scene, deputies found two men shot following an attempted carjacking. The men suffered non-life threatening injuries and were taken to the hospital.

The men told deputies the people who shot them left the scene headed east on Pocahontas Trail.

A description of the gunmen has not yet been provided.

This is a developing story. Witnesses can send news tips, photos, and video here.