Two brothers attacked, shot in Virginia Beach

Two brothers returning home from the grocery story were shot by robbers

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating a shooting that left two people injured Thursday night. 

Juan Rivera, 22, and his 18-year-old brother were on their way home from Farm Fresh when the shooting happened around 10 p.m. on the 4700 block of Sweetwood Court. Rivera says the men demanded cash, which the siblings didn't have.

"After the man asked for money the second time, I knew something was up," said Rivera. "Just happened so fast, one of them pointed a gun at my face." 

One of the men pistol whipped Rivera, and a bullet also grazed his head. His brother, was shot in the leg. 

No suspect information has been released at this time.

This is a developing story, stay with 13News Now at as more information becomes available. 

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