Hampton Police investigate after 17-year-old found dead

Generic: Hampton Police
Posted at 6:12 PM, May 29, 2021

HAMPTON, VA. - Hampton Police are investigating a homicide on Tide Mille Lane.

Police say they received a call around 4:24 p.m. regarding a shooting in the 0 block of Tide Mill lane.

A 17-year-old male has been pronounced dead at the scene.

According to the preliminary investigation, the teen was shot while outside of a residence. The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation and there is no suspect information at this time.

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