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Man Charged With 5 Felonies in York County Shooting

21-year-old Elliot Darnell White has been charged with five felonies following a shooting on the 200 block of Tam-O-Shanter Boulevard Tuesday night. (WYDaily/Ben Mackin)

YORK COUNTY — A 21-year-old man has been charged with five felonies following a shooting that left another man injured.

On Tuesday, July 6 at approximately 9:32 p.m., York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office (YPSO) deputies responded to the 200 Block of Tam-O-Shanter Blvd. for a report of two subjects shooting at each other.

Upon arrival, witnesses told deputies that one of the subjects had fled in a truck.

The victim, described by YPSO as a 54-year-old black male from Hampton, had been shot and drove himself away from the area. He was later transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The other subject was located by YPSO’s Emergency Response Team in a nearby apartment where he was last known to reside.

By 8:20 a.m. on Wednesday, July 7, YPSO investigators arrested Elliot Darnell White, a 21-year-old male.

He was transported to the Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail and was charged with five felonies, Shooting in a Public Place Causing Injury, Malicious Shooting, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Violent Felon, Firearm Used in the Commission of a Felony and Reckless Handling of a Firearm.

He was also charged with a misdemeanor of Destruction of Property.

YPSO is asking anyone with information to call the crime line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or the FB Tip Line 757 890-4999.

WYDaily will continue to keep you informed as more information becomes available on this developing story.

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