Overnight Newport News shooting leaves juvenile dead; Police investigate

Posted at 7:04 AM, Apr 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-14 13:16:41-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Police investigate an overnight shooting that happened Tuesday around 11:39 p.m.

An officer near Warwick and Atkinson boulevards heard gunshots, and immediately responded.

Officers found a juvenile male suffering from gunshot wounds in a parking lot. He died at the scene, according to police.

The investigation is ongoing and no other information is available at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP or submit an anonymous tip online at