VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. (THECOUNT) — Several people may have life-threatening injuries after a shooting in Virginia Beach, Virginia, police tweeted early Saturday.
Police are investigating the incident that happened “at the oceanfront between 17th and 22nd St.,” according to a VBPD Twitter post.
VBPD is investigating a shooting involving several victims with possibly life-threatening injuries. Large police presence at the oceanfront between 17th and 22nd St. Please avoid the area at this time. More to follow as it becomes available. @CityofVaBeach
— Virginia Beach PD (@VBPD) March 27, 2021
There is a large police presence in the area and officials are asking people to stay away.
Geo quick facts: Virginia Beach, a coastal city in southeastern Virginia, lies where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean. A 3-mile boardwalk stretches along its beach-lined oceanfront. The bayside First Landing State Park marks the 1607 arrival of the Jamestown colonists from England. The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center exhibits ocean life including sharks, rays and sea turtles in globally themed habitats – wikipedia.