Winchester Police are investigating a shooting on the 900 block of N. Braddock St. that sent a woman to the hospital. The shooting occurred just before 11:00 p.m. on Friday, December 16, 2016. Witnesses said a man kicked in the back door to a home and fired shots. A 36-year-old woman was shot in the shoulder. She was transported to Winchester Medical Center and her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. A 36-year-old man also suffered injuries to his face, but did not receive medical attention. Two other people inside the home were not injured.
Witnesses described the suspect as a Hispanic male in his 30’s. He may have left the scene in a white or silver Mercury Sable. At this time, a motive for the shooting is unclear.
Detectives are actively working this case and request that anyone with information regarding a possible suspect or a suspect vehicle contact the Winchester Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at (540) 545-4704, or Crime Solvers at (540) 665‑TIPS (8477). Information leading to the arrest of a suspect may result in a reward of up to $1,000.