Henrico teen in critical condition after shooting

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Posted at 5:14 PM, May 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-11 21:43:36-04

HENRICO, Va. -- A Henrico teen is in critical but stable condition after a shooting on Tuesday afternoon.

On Tuesday just after noon, Henrico police received a report of a shooting in the 100 block of North Rose Avenue. The scene is located in Highland Springs near the intersection of Nine Mile Road and Airport Drive.

Police arrived at the home to find a juvenile teenage man with a gunshot wound. The victim was been transported to an area hospital to be treated for his injuries.

Henrico Police Detectives have taken a juvenile male into custody for the shooting. The detective's investigation revealed that the juvenile male is known to the victim.

At this time, he is being held in Henrico's Juvenile Detention Home. He has been charged on juvenile petitions for aggravated malicious wounding, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and the possession of a firearm by a juvenile.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can email to send a tip.



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