UPDATE: The Hampton Police Division has identified, Larry Devon Scott and Calvin Jamar Schofield, in connection with this homicide. Larry Devon Scott, a 25-year-old Hampton man who resides in the 1300 block of Peabody Drive and Calvin Jamar Schofield, a 22-year-old Hampton man who resides in the 600 block of Queens View Court have been identified in connection with this incident. Calvin Jamar Schofield was arrested on July 17, 2014 and remains in custody at the Hampton City Jail. Larry Devon Scott is wanted and considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS. Both individuals are charged with one count of Homicide and one count of Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony.
Hampton, Va. – Police are investigating after one man was killed and another seriously wounded in an early morning shooting in Hampton.
Police responding to multiple 911 calls around 2:25 a.m. found the first victim, a 25-year-old man, suffering from gunshot wounds in the 500 block of West Queen Street. Hampton Fire & Rescue transported him by ambulance to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.
While police were searching the area they found another person lying on the sidewalk in the 200 block of North Back River Road, shot to death. The victim has been identified as Tyquan D. Woods, 21, from Hampton.
According to police, the 25-year-old victim had been in a 2007 Chevrolet Impala, which was located in the area of Lincoln Street and Union Street, when he struck a curb. The 25-year-old got out of the car and walked to West Queen Street where he was later found. It is unknown if there is a relationship between the two victims or where the initial shooting happened.
There will be a memorial for Tyquan Woods tonight at 9pm at 6 Armor Arch, Apt 202 in Hampton, VA.
Police say the circumstances and motive surrounding this shooting are unknown and still under investigation and there is no suspect information to provide at this time. This incident does not appear to be random.
Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip via text message to the Crime Line by texting “HAMPTONPDTIPS plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line call results in an arrest, the caller is eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00.
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