NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives have arrested and charged a man in connection to Wednesday morning’s disturbance call.
On September 22, 2021, around 10:30 a.m. police were dispatched for the report of a person with a weapon in the 6000 block of Northampton Boulevard. When Officers arrived, they found the suspect near the intersection of Northampton Boulevard and USAA Drive. After a brief foot pursuit Officers took the suspect into custody, and he was transported to Sentara Leigh Hospital.
The preliminary investigation has revealed the man was brandishing a firearm at passing cars in the area of Northampton Boulevard and Ikea Way. No injuries were reported during this incident.
As a result, detectives charged Rodney L. Marshall, 27, of Norfolk, with Firearm by felon, brandishing a firearm, brandishing a firearm within 1000 ft. of a high school, and disorderly conduct.
Marshall is currently still receiving medical treatment at the hospital and will be transported to Norfolk City Jail upon his release.
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