Police: 2 shootings, 10 minutes apart, were unrelated

Full story: Hampton Roads Daily Press

Two men were shot, and one was seriously wounded, in a pair of attacks early this morning in Franklin.
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Proud Hamptonian

Hampton, VA

#1 Sep 30, 2008
So much for small town safety.

“God, spouse, family, community”

Since: Jun 08

Newport News since 1980

#2 Sep 30, 2008
I say that the apparently random shootings are gang initiations. A test to see if you can pull the trigger and become a "real man". I wonder how many points they get for murdering an unsuspecting and unarmed person?

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