Police investigating homicide after woman's body found behind garage in Chesapeake

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Posted at 3:00 PM, Dec 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-18 18:13:43-05

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Chesapeake Police are investigating a Friday afternoon death they have now determined to be a homicide.

Around 12:38 p.m. on December 17, officers responded to a report of a dead body behind a garage in the 1000 block of Bethel Road.

When they arrived on scene, they found the body of 44-year-old Pamela Schwartz of Chesapeake. Schwartz had been shot several times.

Her death is still under investigation.

There is no further information.

If you know anything about this incident, you are asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887), submit a tip online atP3Tips.comor via the P3Tips mobile app.

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