2 Dead, 8 Injured in Virginia Beach Oceanfront Shootings

The Virginia Beach Police Department recently gave insight into a tragic incident that took place this past Friday night, that left two people dead and eight people injured as a result of a shooting.

The incident reportedly went down at the Virginia Beach oceanfront, and police revealed that they found eight people who were shot and had serious life-threatening injuries as a result of the melee. Police Chief Paul Neudigate said that as police were arriving on the scene, a second shooting was in-progress, with an officer confronting a suspect and fatally shooting him. The officer in the incident was placed on an administrative assignment while an investigation takes place.

Neudigate spoke on the matter, saying “We have a very chaotic incident, a very chaotic night.” So far, several people were detained, but a suspect has not been revealed in the incident yet. Stay tuned for more updates.

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