PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A homicide investigation is underway in Portsmouth after a woman was fatally shot Thursday morning.

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Police say the shooting happened around 12:40 a.m. near the railroad tracks in the 1600 block of Cavalier Boulevard.

When officers arrived on scene, they located a woman with a fatal gunshot wound. She was identified on Thursday morning as 27-year-old Kenyona Neshay Bailey.

No suspect information is available at this time, but said her death is being investigated as a homicide.

Those with information are encouraged to submit a tip via P3 tips or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. 

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