NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A woman was critically injured in a shooting in the 7400 block of River Road Monday night.
Dispatchers received the call at around 10 p.m. about the incident.
Police arrived at the scene to find a 43-year-old Newport News woman suffering from a life threatening gunshot wound to her upper torso. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
20-year-old Blessin Brown was arrested in connection with the shooting. She has been charged with Malicious Wounding and Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony.