Woman found dead inside Virginia Beach home; suspect in custody

Posted at 2:59 PM, Nov 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-26 14:59:52-05

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - A suspect is in custody after a woman was found dead inside a home in the 6300 block of Shelby Lane on Thanksgiving Day.

At 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Virginia Beach Police received information that prompted them to do a welfare check on a home in the area.

The first officers on scene discovered a woman dead inside the home.

Her death is actively being investigated as a homicide, and police believe it to be domestic-related. A suspect is in custody in connection with this incident.

This case is still in its early stages, and there is no further information.

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