Man charged with murder after 22-year-old woman killed in Newport News

Posted at 12:12 PM, Aug 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-24 12:12:40-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A man has been charged with murder after a woman was killed on Saturday.

Police say around 7:30 a.m., emergency officials received a call of an 'unspecified problem' in the 1000 block of Blackwater Way.

Officers say that when they arrived on scene, a female victim, later identified as 22-year-old April Lee Logan, was suffering injuries and was pronounced deceased by medics.

Police detained a male at the scene, 25-year-old Matthew Allen Coglio, who was later charged with second degree murder, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and firearm in occupied dwelling.

There are no further details to release at this time.

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