Police: Victim helped suspect after shooting him at Hampton Yacht Club

Police: Victim helped suspect after shooting him at Hampton Yacht Club


WE CONTINUE TO FOLLOW DEVELOPING NEWS IN HAMPTON. A WEEKEND SHOOTING AT THE HAMPTON YACHT CLUB AND INSIDE A HOME NEAR THAT YACHT CLUB. POLICE ARE STILL WORKING TO UNRAVEL THE DETAILS. WE FIRST TOLD YOU ABOUT THE INCIDENT, YESTERDAY MORNING ON WAVY NEWS 10 TODAY. 10 ON YOUR SIDE’S DEANNA BETTINESCHI IS LIVE IN HAMPTON WITH NEW INFORMATION. DEANNA. (DEANNA) THE FIRST SHOOTING HAPPENED IN A HOME ON THE NEXT STREET OVER, LINDEN AVENUE. AS OFFICERS WERE RESPONDING THEY HEARD THE SECOND ROUND OF GUNSHOTS HERE AT THE HAMPTON YACHT CLUB. (DEANNA BETTINESCHI) EARLY SUNDAY MORNING JUST AFTER 4 AM, HAMPTON POLICE GOT A CALL FOR A WITH ANOTHER 31 YEAR OLD MAN AND FIRED HIS GUN AT HIM. LUCKILY THE VICTIM WASNT HIT. JONES THEN RAN OFF TOWARDS THE HAMPTON YACHT CLUB WHERE POLICE SAY HE CAME INTO CONTACT WITH A 62 YEAR OLD SGT REGINALD WILLIAMS PIO – HAMPTON POLICE IT’S REPORTED THAT THE PERSON WAS A BOAT OWNER SOMEONE AT THE YACHT CLUB POLICE SAY THAT JONES FIRED HIS GUN TOWARDS THE BOATER, BUT THE BOATER FIRED BACK, HITTING JONES MULTIPLE TIMES. AT THAT POINT THE SUSPECT FELL IN THE WATER AS A RESULT OF RECEIVING MULTIPLE GUN SHOT WOUNDS NEIGHBORS SAY THEY SAW MULTIPLE POLICE CARS RUSH TO THE YACHT CLUB. POLICE SAY THE BOATER DIDN’T LEAVE JONES AFTER THE SHOOTING, BUT INSTEAD WENT TO HELP HIM. THE VICTIM RENDERED AID TO HIM BY TOSSING HIM A LINE AND KEEPING HIM AFLOAT TILL POLICE AND HAMPTON FIRE RESCUE ARRIVED ON SCENE JONES IS NOW IN A LOCAL HOSPITAL WITH NON LIFE THREATENING INJURIES. IT’S NOT SUPER COMMON IT’S SOMETHING YOU WOULD THINK IT’S SOMETHING A FIRST RESPONDED WOULD DO BUT NOT TRADITIONALLY A CIVILIAN (DEANNA) I DID REACH OUT TO THE YACHT CLUB HERE BEHIND ME, THEY DID NOT WANT TO COMMENT. COMING UP ON WAVY NEWS 10 AT 6, POLICE SAY THEY’LL BE NEAR JONES IN THE HOSPITAL UNTIL HE HEALS AND THEY CAN BRING HIM TO JAIL.

One thought on “Police: Victim helped suspect after shooting him at Hampton Yacht Club

  • June 17, 2019 at 11:13 pm
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    The old man that shot him, put him in the water… He is a ''First Responder.''
    The original victim, He is a ''First Responder.''
    It is 2019 kids…
    We are ALL ''First Responders.''

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