Virginia Beach Police search for dangerous man after body found in apartment

Posted at 2:03 PM, Jun 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-16 10:59:19-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Virginia Beach Police are investigating a homicide in an apartment.

Zorobabel Matthan Griggs

Police say an adult female was found dead in an apartment in the 700 block of Gourmet Way around 10:07 a.m. Monday morning. She has been identified as 36-year-old Keisa Overby Staton.

Police are searching for 42-year-old Zorobabel Matthan Griggs. He is wanted for Murder and Use of a Firearm.

Griggs is described as 5'8" tall and weighing approximately 200 pounds. He has a grey goatee / mustache, his head is shaved and he has a tattoo of "Kayos" both on his chest and arm. He also has a scar on his cheek.

Griggs is considered dangerous as he is known to be violent, police said.

Police say the victim and suspect were known to each other.

Virginia Beach Police's Homicide Unit is actively investigating.

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