April 29, 2022
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Police have arrested a juvenile suspect in relation to a malicious wounding that occurred in the 14600 block of Hancock Village Street at about 8:40 p.m. on Friday, April 15.
At about 9:10 p.m. on April 15, police responded to an area hospital for a reported assault. A juvenile male victim reported that he was walking out of a store in the 14600 block of Hancock Village Street when a suspect in a passing white, four-door vehicle shot him with a BB gun. The victim, who was struck in the eye and leg, had non-life threatening injures.
Through investigation, detectives identified a 17-year-old male as the suspect who shot the BB gun. A detention order was issued for the 17-year-old male and he was charged with aggravated malicious wounding. He is currently being held at the Chesterfield Juvenile Detention Home.
Police continue to investigate this incident. Anyone with information should contact police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.