Newport News police tactical unit searches home looking for Tyrek Allen

Posted at 2:10 PM, Jul 29, 2012

Newport News, Va. – The Tactical Operations Unit of the Newport News police searched a home on Garden Drive this morning looking for Tyrek Allen, but did not find him.

Allen is wanted for a February 21st triple shooting and a homicide on July 22, 2012. Allen has warrants on file for murder, three counts of malicious wounding and four counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.


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Anyone with information is asked to call Newport News Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

Crime Line callers remain totally anonymous, are never required to testify in court and could be eligible for a cash reward if their information leads to an arrest. Information may also be sent by text message to