Shooting - 5300 block of Bleecker Street

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

On Monday, January 22, 2018 at 10:23 p.m., Emergency Communications received a call for a shooting in the 5300 block of Bleecker Street. When officers arrived on scene they located an adult female victim with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported by Emergency Medical Services to a local hospital with what is believed to life threatening injuries. 

The preliminary investigation indicates that this is an accidental shooting. 

This case remains under investigation by members of the Department's Homicide Unit. 

Master Police Officer L.M. Bauder

Virginia Beach Police Department