PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating after a 23-year-old man was killed in the city early Wednesday morning.
According to police, dispatch received a call for a shooting incident in the 1700 block of Palmer Street at about 4:41 a.m.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found 23-year-old Quashawn Clark suffering from a gunshot wound inside of a crashed vehicle. Clark was taken to a local hospital, where he died.
Officers said the initial crime scene was located near the 2100 block of Piedmont Avenue.
On October 6 detectives charged and arrested 58-year-old Tony Hicks in connection to the homicide of Clark.
He is charged with Second Degree Murder, Use of a Firearm by a Felon, and Distribution of Narcotics, according to police.