Arrest Made for the Shooting That Left 1 Injured on Maitland Drive

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

​On February 22nd, 2021 Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a report of a shooting in the 800 block of Maitland Drive.

Officers arrived on scene and located an adult female suffering from a non-life threatening injury from an apparent gunshot wound.  She was transported to a local hospital by EMS for treatment.

As detectives initiated their investigation, they recovered evidence that led to the identification of possible suspects in this case. 

On February 23rd, Members of the Virginia Beach Police Departments SWAT team served a search warrant in the 1700 block of Pathfinder Drive and recovered additional evidence related to this case.

A teenaged juvenile has been arrested and is being charged with malicious wounding, shooting into an occupied dwelling and use of a firearm in commission of a felony. 


MPO Linda J Kuehn

Virginia Beach Police / Public Affairs Officer