Brothers found shot to death inside crashed vehicle in Hampton; police investigating as double homicide

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Posted at 10:33 PM, Jan 21, 2021

HAMPTON, Va. - Hampton Police are investigating after two men were found shot to death inside a vehicle that crashed in the 300 block of Settlers Landing Road Thursday night.

Around 8:53 p.m., dispatchers received a call in reference to an accident extrication in the area. When officers arrived on scene, they found the two men inside a vehicle that was involved in a crash.

Both victims were pronounced dead at the scene.

On Friday, police ruled this incident a double homicide investigation. Investigators confirmed that both men were shot and died as a result of their

The victims were identified as Edwin Dennard, a 46-year-old Hampton man, and his brother, Alfonzie William Dennard, a 42-year-old Hampton man.

The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident are still under investigation. There is no suspect information at this time.

There is no suspect information at this time.

If you have any information on this shooting, you are asked to contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887). Tips may also be submitted anonymously at

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