Man charged with murdering his father in Chesapeake

Posted at 2:13 PM, Jul 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 14:23:47-04

Stephen Haynes

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Chesapeake Police Department has a man  in custody after a person was found dead on Sunday.

Around 8:53 a.m., 73-year-old Richard Haynes was found dead inside a Chesapeake home in the 3400 block of West Landing Drive.

The victim’s son, 49-year-old Stephen Haynes, was charged with second degree murder on Monday.

There is no further information available.

If you or someone you know has information in this case, take action and call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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