Virginia Shooting Caught On Facebook Live: Three Men Critically Wounded
A shooting in Virginia that left three men critically wounded was captured on Facebook live. The three men were sitting inside a vehicle Tuesday night, smoking and listening to music, when they were apparently ambushed. Norfolk police have confirmed that all three men were “significantly injured” during the attack.
Approximately 30 shots were fired during the attack, which took place at around 6:00 p.m. in the Norfolk suburb of Berkley. The video was uploaded to Facebook by T.J. Williams.
In the video the men can be seen being ambushed before the phone is dropped and shows the floor of the vehicle for the remainder of the recording. It continues to record for approximately two hours after the incident while Good Samaritans and paramedics tend to the injured men.See an excerpt of the video leading up to the moment the men are shot below:
All three men were taken to Sentara Norfolk General hospital to be treated for their injuries. As of Wednesday morning two of the 27-year old victims are improving while the other victim remains in critical condition.
There is no suspect information at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP