Homicide investigation underway after person found shot to death inside Northampton Co. home

Posted at 4:25 PM, Oct 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-20 16:26:37-04

NORTHAMPTON Co., Va. - Authorities in Northampton County are investigating after someone was found dead inside a home in Cheriton, Virginia, early Tuesday morning.

Around 3:50 p.m., the Northampton County Sheriff's Office received a call for a gunshot victim on Bluebird Road in Cheriton.

When deputies arrived on scene, they found 39-year-old Shavon Myrick of Cheriton dead inside the home.

Officials are investigating Myrick's death as a homicide.

The Northampton County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone who may have information about this crime to contact them at (757) 678-0458. Tips may also be submitted anonymously via

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