NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A man was shot and killed Friday afternoon off of Nelson Drive in Newport News, according to police.

Around 2:17 p.m., Newport News Police responded to the 400 block of Nelson Drive in reference to a shooting. When they arrived, officers found a man suffering from a gunshot wound, and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have identified the victim as 31-year-old Kevin Hughes of Newport News.

(Photo – Newport News Police)

Police said there is no suspect information to release at this time.

They said anyone with information about the incident can contact the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip online at