Teenager shot on Rose Avenue in Henrico, juvenile suspect charged

Henrico County

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Henrico Police are investigating a shooting that left a teenager in critical but stable condition on Tuesday afternoon.

Officers were called to the 100 block of Rose Avenue in Highland Springs shortly after 12 p.m. on Tuesday.

Inside of home in the area they found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police say the victim is in-between the ages of 15 and 18. He suffered serious injuries but is now in stable condition at the hospital

Henrico police gave an update at 9 p.m. saying that a juvenile male had been taken into the custody. Police say the suspect and victim knew each other.

The suspect is now in custody at Henrico’s Juvenile Detention Center. He has been charged with aggravated malicious wound, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and possession of a firearm as juvenile.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Egan at 804-501-4878.

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