17-year-old dies after shooting in Hampton


HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton Police are investigating a shooting that happened on Saturday afternoon.

According to police, the incident occurred at the Heather Lake Apartment complex in the first block of Tide Mill Lane. One victim, a 17-year-old male, was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police received a call about the incident at 4:24 p.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed the victim was shot while outside of a residence. The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident are still under investigation.

If you or anyone you know has information that will assist police, they are encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip by visiting our secure tip form at P3Tips.com.

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