ARRESTED- Homicide - Person Found Deceased in Apartment

Monday, June 12, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017  10:21 a.m.

Zorobabel Matthan Griggs contacted local authorizes this morning to turn himself in.  Griggs was taken into custody at approximately  4:30 a.m.  He is being held in the Virginia Beach Correctional Center without bond.

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June 12, 2017, 8:17 p.m.​

Virginia Beach Police Homicide Detectives have classified this suspicious death as a Homicide and have identified the person believed to be responsible for this crime.

Virginia Beach Police is searching for 42-year-old Zorobabel Matthan Griggs.  He is wanted on the charges of Murder and Use of a Firearm.


Virginia Beach Police Detectives are investigating a suspicious death that was discovered on June 12, 2017 at approximately 10:07 a.m..

An adult female was discovered, deceased in an apartment in the 700 block of Gourmet Way this morning around 10:07 am.

The victim has been identified as 36-year-old Keisa Overby Staton, of Chesapeake.

The decedent and suspect were known to each other.  

​This case is actively being investigated by the Virginia Beach Homicide Unit.  

MPO Tonya Pierce

Police Public Affairs Officer​