- Associated Press - Sunday, June 28, 2015

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) - Two Portsmouth men face charges stemming from the fatal shooting of a 1-year-old boy and the wounding of a 25-year-old woman.

Portsmouth police say 18-year-old Anthony Holley and 18-year-old Jerry Atkinson are each charged with first-degree murder, aggravated malicious wounding and attempted robbery. Each suspect also faces a firearms-related charge.

Detective Misty Holley tells media outlets that the shootings occurred Saturday night at a residence in Portsmouth. Both victims were taken to a local hospital, where the boy later died.

Holley says the woman is in serious condition but is expected to survive.

The investigation is continuing.



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