A 19-year-old woman was in good condition at a Virginia hospital Friday after Elizabeth City police said she was found shot on Herrington Road Thursday night.
Tiana Shenay Thornton of Walker Avenue was flown by Nightingale helicopter to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where she was being treated, Sgt. Eddie Graham said in a press release.
Police were contacted at 9:12 p.m. about a gunshot victim in the 1500 block of Herrington Road, Graham said. When officers arrived, they found Thornton with a gunshot wound to her upper left chest area, near the shoulder, lying beside a garage, he said.
A spokeswoman at Sentara Norfolk said Friday Thornton was in good condition at the hospital.
Police are actively investigating Thornton’s shooting. They urged anyone with information about the incident to contact the department at 335-4321 or Crime Line at 355-5555.