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Shots fired into Hampton home, killing woman

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Posted at 6:58 AM, Jul 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-07 11:07:33-04

HAMPTON, Va. – Police are looking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect(s) in connection with a homicide that happened on July 6.

Around 11:30 p.m., Public Safety Communications got a call about shots fired in the 100 block of Aspenwood Drive.

When officers arrived, they found a 56-year-old female victim who had been struck by gunfire.

She was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and later succumbed to her injuries at the hospital, police said.

The preliminary investigation revealed that shots were fired into a residence, striking the victim. The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation, and there is no suspect information at this time.

If you or anyone you know has information that can help police, contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip by visiting the secure tip form at P3Tips.com.