HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton police say a Newport News man has died after a shooting Wednesday night.

Police were notified about a shooting in the 3700 block of Kecoughtan Road at Church Creek Apartments in Hampton just after 8 p.m. Wednesday.

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Officers arrived and found a man who had been shot. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.

Police said the preliminary investigation indicated the man, identified as 19-year-old Eric Lydell Pridgen Jr., was in front of an apartment when he was shot.

The motive and circumstances of the shooting are still under investigation.

Police did not release any suspect information.

Those with information are encouraged to submit a tip via P3 tips or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.