City of Virginia Beach, VA

10/27/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/27/2021 14:29

Arrest for shooting at Econo Lodge

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA- On October 19, 2021, at 0258, Virginia Beach Police Officersresponded to the EconoLodge Hotel in the 5800 Block of Northampton Blvd for reports of a gunshot wound. When officers arrived, they were informed thata male had attempted to force entry into a hotel room and was shot by the occupant with a legally possessed firearm.

The suspect, David Colon Haley, 52 of Chesapeake was injured by the gunshot and self-transported to Norfolk General Hospitalprior to the arrival of police officers.

David Colon Haley was arrested for Breaking and Entering with intent to Commit a Felony on October 26, 2021,by the Virginia Beach Warrant Fugitive Unit and is currently in the Virginia Beach City Jail with no bond.