3 teenagers shot near Lynnhaven Mall in Virginia Beach

Peter Coutu, The Virginian-Pilot
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Three teenagers were shot near Lynnhaven Mall in Virginia Beach Saturday night and are now battling serious injuries, police said.

Police received reports of gunshots near North Lynnhaven Shopping Center and Lynnhaven Mall Loop at roughly 9 p.m. Saturday, Virginia Beach police spokeswoman Linda Kuehn said in a news release. Police, who described the scene as covering “an expansive area,” found three victims, who were taken to a local hospital to be treated for their injuries.

Police said they did not have any additional information to share.

Officials asked anyone with information about the shooting to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887).

Peter Coutu, 757-222-5124, peter.coutu@pilotonline.com

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