HAMPTON, Va. - Hampton Police say someone fired a shot at an officer during a foot pursuit early Monday morning. Three men have been detained in connection to the incident.
According to Hampton Police, two of the men are from Hampton and one is from Norfolk. The chase occurred after an officer caught three men hanging around the side of the Treasure Chest Pawn and Gun store in the 4900 block of West Mercury Boulevard.
The officer was in the area conducting a "keep check" on the business and when he saw the three men he attempted to make contact with them, but they ran around the back of the building.
The officer started chasing the men and it was then that a single gunshot was fired at the officer. Police say the officer was not harmed.
Additional officers flooded the area and all three men were detained at that time. All were arrested and charged.
The three individuals were arrested in connection with this incident. Isaac Marable, a 22-year-old Hampton man, and Micah Clark, a 22-year-old Hampton man, have been charged with two counts of Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony, one count of Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer, one count of Attempt Burglary while Armed, one count of Conspiracy to Commit Burglary, one count of Conspiracy to Commit Robbery, one count of Possession of Burglary Tools, and one count of Wearing a Mask in Public. Napolean Alston III, a 24-year-old Hampton man, has been charged with the aforementioned charges, as well as, one count of Possession of a Concealed Weapon and one count of Discharging a Firearm within.
No further details are known at this time as this is still an active investigation.
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