PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police confirmed to WAVY that they have met with a man they believe may have a connection to a shooting death from 2011.
Investigators put the word out to the public on Tuesday, Sept. 26 that they wanted to speak with 45-year-old Bruce Lee Jones about their investigation into a murder that took place on the 500 block of Chautauqua Avenue in 2011.
Not long after, police say Jones met with them.
On Oct. 24, Portsmouth Police said they now want to speak with Mark Dale Pitre. Investigators say he is not wanted in connection with the deadly shooting, but rather may have information about this cold case. If you have information on Mr. Pitre’s whereabouts, please contact Major Crimes Detectives S. Byrant or Det. W.J. Baker @ 757-755-4263 or 757-235-5658.
This is an active investigation. Anyone who has information about this crime is urged to call the Portsmouth Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at (757) 393-8536 or to submit an anonymous tip through the Portsmouth Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP ℠.