Teen found dead with gunshot wounds in Newport News parking lot

Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating after a male teenage victim died after being shot late Tuesday night in Newport News.

Officials say around 11:39 p.m., an officer in the area of Warwick and Atkinson Boulevards heard gunshots nearby.

When officers arrived at the scene, they located the teen in a parking lot near Warwick Boulevard and Manor Road suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead.

The incident is still under investigation and police have not released the teen’s name. Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP or submit an anonymous tip online at P3Tips.com.

Stay tuned to WAVY.com for the latest updates.

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