08/19/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/19/2019 01:18
On Sunday, August 19, 2019 at 1:35 a.m., Emergency Communications received a call for a robbery in the 4700 block of Jeanne Street. When officers arrived on scene they located an adult female victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The female victim was approached in the parking lot by two unknown suspects who displayed weapons and robbed her of her property. During the robbery she was shot by one of the suspects. After committing the robbery, both male suspects left on foot in an unknown direction. The victim was transported by Emergency Medical Services to a local hospital with what is believed to be non-life threatening injuries. There is no suspect information available at this time. Police are seeking your assistance in determining the identity of the two male robbery suspects. The case is still active while the detectives are conducting their investigations at the scene. This case remains under investigation by members of the Department's Robbery Unit.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887). You can also submit a tip via P3tips.com or by downloading the P3 Tips app available in Apple iTunes and Google Play Stores. Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.
Master Police Officer L. M. Bauder, Public Affairs Officer
Virginia Beach Police Department