Teen charged for Norfolk double shooting that wounded 12-year-old
Posted August 3
NORFOLK, VA — Norfolk Police are investigating a shooting on the 3200 block of Peronne Avenue that took place Tuesday night.
Dispatchers received a call of "shots in progress" just after 10 p.m. and around 10:45 p.m. it was confirmed that an adult male and a 12-year-old female have non-life threatening injuries.
Medics transported the victims to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment.
Police have charged a man in connection to the shooting.
18-year-old Thomas Hairston walked into Sentara Norfolk General Hospital the same night with a gunshot wound. He was then identified as the suspect, police said.
Hariston has been charged with two counts of malicious wounding and two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
Hairston remains hospitalized in critical, but stable condition.
Police said once he is discharged from the hospital, Hairston will be transported to the Norfolk City Jail.