Homicide on 43rd Street in Newport News under investigation

Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A man was found dead in his vehicle after being shot in Newport News early Monday morning.

Officers responded to a “shots fired” call at 12:18 a.m. in the 1000 block of 43rd Street. They located an adult male inside a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim, later identified as 36-year-old Hampton resident Michael Paul Reid, was pronounced dead on the scene.

The investigation is ongoing and no other details are available at this time.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP or by submitting a tip online at p3tips.com.

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