NORFOLK, Va. – (NPD) A home invasion has led to the death of a 17-year-old, and the arrest of three people.
Early Friday morning, police responded to the Breezy Point Apartments in the 8600 block of Glen Myrtle Avenue for gunshots heard in the area.
Gunshot disturbance leaves one-person dead
When police arrived they discovered Kuwan Robinson, 17, of North Chesterfield, laying outside the apartments with an apparent gunshot wound. Robinson was pronounced dead at the scene.
Approximately 10 minutes later 20-year-old Jamel Bridges arrived at Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. Officers responded to DePaul and detained two additional people, 19-year-old D’Marco Scott and a 15-year-old young man.
The investigation has revealed that Robinson, Bridges, Scott and the 15-year-old entered the residence of the 8600 block of Glenn Myrtle to commit the armed burglary, which resulted in the death of Robinson and Bridges being shot.
Bridges, Scott and the juvenile have all been charged with armed burglary, conspiracy and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
Bridges of the 6700 block of Hill Road in Richmond and Scott of the 6200 block of Thierry Court in North Chesterfield are both being held in the Norfolk City Jail without bond. The 15-year-old is being held in the Norfolk Juvenile Detention Center.
Police are not looking for any other people in connection to this incident, and no other injuries were reported.
Once the booking process has been completed, their pictures will be available at the Norfolk Sheriff’s website.
Detectives encourage anyone with information about this crime to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1(888) LOCK-U-UP.
No additional information is available for release at this time as the investigation continues.
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