NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police are investigating a shooting that left one woman dead Friday morning.
Police say they were notified of a shooting at 2:55 a.m. Friday in the 3000 block of Madison Avenue in downtown Newport News.
When units arrived on scene, they located a woman outside who had been shot. Police pronounced her dead at the scene. Police have identified the victim as 46-year-old Kyna Chanele McGowan.
Police say this is the 10th homicide of the year for Newport News.
There is no additional information to release at this time.
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