Man Shot in the 300 Block of 21st Street

Thursday, February 13, 2020

​On February 12th 2020 at approximately 5:15 pm, Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a report of a man bleeding in a parking lot in the 300 block of 21st street.

Police and EMS responded to the scene ​and located an adult male suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

Further investigation discovered that the mad had been shot in a hotel room of the Sun Dial Motel.

30-year-old Shannon Erin Loper, of Virginia Beach,  was arrested and charged with obstruction of justice.

This case is still active and additional charges are pending upon further investigation.

MPO Linda J Kuehn

Virginia Beach Police / Public Affairs Officer