Family member charged in connection to shooting of 15-year-old in Chesterfield

Family member charged in connection to shooting of 15-year-old in Chesterfield
Chesterfield police are investigating after a 14-year-old was shot on Thursday evening. (Source: NBC12)

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) - Chesterfield police said a family member has been charged after a 15-year-old was shot on Thursday evening.

Police were called around 6 p.m. to 10200 block of Ronaldton Road for an assault with a deadly weapon.

Teen shot in Chesterfield. Brent Solomon NBC12 is on the scene and found out the child is expected to be ok.

Posted by NBC12 on Thursday, April 30, 2020

At the scene, they found a 15-year-old who had been shot. The teen was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said Chynekqua J. Walker, 19, of Chesterfield, was arrested and charged with reckless handling of a firearm, discharging a firearm in an occupied dwelling, obstructing justice. Police said she is related to the teen.

Chynekqua J. Walker
Chynekqua J. Walker (Source: Chesterfield Police)

Police said when they arrived, they also found a person with a warrant unrelated to the incident. That person was arrested in connection to the warrant.

Chesterfield police are investigating after a 14-year-old was shot on Thursday evening.
Chesterfield police are investigating after a 14-year-old was shot on Thursday evening. (Source: NBC12)

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