NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man was shot and killed at a home in Newport News during a domestic incident Wednesday night, police said.
Newport News police responded to the residence in the first block of Bethel Road around 10:40 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a shooting.
Officers arrived and found a man, later identified as 52-year-old Francis Felipe, inside suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the shooting was domestic-related. One person was in custody as of 11:45 p.m.
On Thursday, police said 49-year-old Alfred Felipe was arrested and charged with second degree murder, shooting in an occupied building and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
10 On Your Side confirmed with police that the two men are brothers.
Police said there was no danger to the community and they aren’t seeking other suspects.
The investigation remains ongoing.
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.