Brothers killed in double homicide on Settlers Landing Road in Hampton, police say


HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton police say two men died in a shooting in the 300 block of Settlers Landing Road Thursday night.

Police say the shooting happened around 8:50 p.m.

Officers responded to a call about a crash with an extrication at the time of the shooting. Officers responded and arrived to find two men who had been shot inside the vehicle.

Two men, identified as brothers Edwin Dennard, 46, and Alfonzie William Dennard, 42, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The motive and circumstances are still under investigation. Police changed the classification of the case from a “death investigation” to a homicide investigation on Friday.

There was no suspect information as of 3:15 p.m. Friday.

Police are not releasing additional details at this time.

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.

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