HAMPTON--Police have arrested two suspects in connection with a shooting that occurred in Hampton on July 7.

Police have charged 21-year-old Tamell Hakeen Paden and 19-year-old Javon Antionio Parson with one count of maiming and one count of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

According to police, a 30-year-old woman was holding a gathering at her house when two unknown
people got into a physical altercation. One person left and returned to the scene with another person. The two suspects allegedly discharged rounds at the residence and the woman was shot in the upper torso.

The victim was taken to the hospital for injuries that were not life-threatening.

Paden is currently incarcerated at the Newport News City Jail on unrelated charges.

Parson is currently being held at the Hampton City Jail.

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