Did negligent security contribute to the shooting at a Hampton apartment complex and are justice and compensation available to the victims? Read Our Legal Take below to find out what legal options are available.
Gunfire erupted at a Hampton, Virginia apartment complex early Friday morning, September 27, 2019, leaving three teen boys injured.
As reported by DailyPress.com, “[o]fficers initially reported hearing shots fired near the 2000 block of Cunningham Drive around 12:29 a.m…. [t]hey found the three teenage boys shot nearby, in Peninsula Grove Apartments at Town Center.”
The victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
WAVY.com is reporting, “A 15-year-old who was shot had life-threatening injuries…[t]he injuries to two 14-year-olds were not life-threatening.”
According to the report, “a preliminary investigation found the teens were in the foyer area of the apartment when a male began shooting at them.”
The investigation is ongoing, no suspects have been identified.