Newport News Police investigating homicide

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Police in Newport News are investigating a homicide in the city. 

According to officials, the investigation is ongoing in the 600 block of Ridley Circle and officers arrived to find a man laying on the ground suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim in the shooting is 26-year-old Steven Christopher Richardson, who lived in the same block of where he was killed.

Police do not have any suspect information.

If anyone knows any information about this homicide, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887).  Tips can also be submitted online at

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