Victim in Christmas Eve homicide in Ocean View identified

Posted at 7:41 PM, Dec 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-25 23:16:57-05

Norfolk, Va.- Police have identified the victim in a homicide that took place Christmas Eve in the 1200 block of W. Ocean View Ave.

Police received a call at 5:46 p.m. Thursday evening reporting a possible gunshot victim.

Once on scene they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound inside the home.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as 35-year-old Randy Earl James.

Police have not released any suspect information at this time.  Anyone with information about this homicide are asked to call the CrimeLine at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.