Suspect Apprehended for April 29th Oceanfront Shooting

Thursday, May 18, 2023

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, May 18, 2023On April 29, 2023, Virginia Beach Police Department (VBPD) Officers patrolling on mountain bike in the 2200 block of Atlantic Avenue heard a shot fired and discovered a single victim, who was subsequently transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.  

No witnesses remained on-scene, however, after extensive work by VBPD Detectives and Forensics Squad personnel, the offender was identified. Timothy Lane, Jr (M/20) of Virginia Beach was arrested on May 17, 2023, by members of the VBPD Warrant Fugitive Squad. Mr. Lane is charged with Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony and Aggravated Assault.