HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton Police are conducting a death investigation after a man died following a shooting Thursday afternoon in Hampton.
According to the Hampton Police Department, the call for the shooting came in around 12:48 p.m. in the 300 block of Wakefield Ave.
Sergeant Ashley Jenrette spoke with 10 On Your Side’s Andy Fox on scene and said when officers arrived they found a man inside a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, and he later died.
The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Williamsburg resident Jehlanie Brown.
Hampton Police said the motive and circumstances surrounding the incident remain under investigation. There is no suspect information at this time.
Anyone with information on the incident can contact the Hampton Police Division at 757-727-6111, the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or at P3Tips.com.
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