NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Police are investigating a homicide that took place Sunday evening.
Around 7:39 p.m., Newport News police officers responded to the area of Chestnut Avenue and 34th Street after hearing gunfire.
When officers arrived at the scene they were unable to locate a victim but they were alerted that an injured man was taken to the hospital in a personal vehicle. He succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
The victim was identified as 20-year-old D’Manuel Carlyle Banks, of Newport News.
The circumstances of this incident remain under investigation and there is no further information available at this time.
News 3 is working to learn more.
Anyone with information that can assist in the investigation is asked to call the anonymous Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP or submit anonymous tips online at www.p3tips.com.