Crime Line

Newport News Crime Line – Week of October 1st, 2018


I’m MPO Brandon Maynard.  The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a recent shooting.

On September 30th, 2018 at 12:41 PM, Newport News Police were dispatched to the 400 block of Turlington Road in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim, a 43 year-old Newport News woman who was suffering from a gunshot wound to her ankle. The victim was sitting outside with several other subjects when unknown males began shooting. When the shooting began, the victim attempted to run from the scene but was struck in the ankle.

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