Woman killed in Norfolk shooting identified

Posted at 9:12 PM, Dec 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-22 23:54:24-05

Norfolk, Va.- Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened on Robin Road and Tillman Road.

Police received multiple calls around 8:30 p.m. about gunshots heard in the area. Once police and fire units arrived, they found a woman lying on the ground with gunshots wounds.  She was pronounced dead at the scene.

She has been identified as 25-year-old Jamesha Roberts.

One day after Roberts' body was found, her family and friends returned to the scene of her death to hold a candle light vigil.

They describe Roberts as a hard worker, who gave great hugs and loved her children. She leaves behind two children.

No suspect information is available at this time.  Police are asking anyone with information to please contact the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.