One man was shot and killed after an altercation in Hampton.
Around 7:22 p.m., police responded to the 200 block of Mercury Boulevard.
At the scene, officers found a 20-year-old man who’d been struck by gunfire. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries before later succumbing to them.
Officials say an altercation took place which resulted in the male victim being struck by gunfire. Police have identified a suspect but haven’t located him at this time. No information about the suspect was released.
The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation though it appears that the victim was targeted by the suspect for reasons that are still being investigated, according to authorities.
Anyone with information about this incident are encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111, the Crime Line at 1–888-