Police identify man found dead with gunshot wounds inside car in Newport News

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NEWPORT NEWS, VA. (WAVY) — Police are working to learn what lead up to a person being shot and killed Saturday morning in Newport News.

According to a police spokesperson, they got a call at 7:24 a.m. from someone reporting a suspicious vehicle in the 1300 block of Moyer Road.

Once they got to the car, first responders say they found a male with gunshot wounds. They pronounced him dead at the scene.

On Monday, police identified the man killed in the shooting as 28-year-old Davante Rashae Daniels, of the 12900 block of George Court.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip online.

This is a breaking news story.

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