Homicide/Suicide - 3900 block of Sutter Street

Friday, August 04, 2017


It has been determined that both individuals in the home had been shot.  The decedents have been identified as 37-year-old Jamie Marie Johnson, of Virginia Beach and 29-year-old Marcel Nereo​ Blanco, of Virginia Beach.

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at approximately 9:10 a.m., Virginia Beach Police responded to the 3900 block Sutter Street regarding a request to check on the welfare of the occupants.  Upon arrival officers located an adult female and an adult male, deceased.

This case is being investigated as a homicide/suicide, domestic in nature.


The identities of the decedents are being withheld at this time for additional notification of the next of kin.


This case remains under investigation by the Department's Homicide Squad with Detective J. Allen as the lead investigator.


MPO Tonya Pierce

Police Public Affairs Officer