Stabbing 1700 Potters Road

Sunday, October 28, 2018

UPDATE - November 14, 2018

Using information gleaned during their investigation, detectives were able to identify two suspects responsible for crime.

Arrested: Joy Ann Depenbrock, 27, of the 600 block of Tidewater Drive, Norfolk.  Dependrock has been charged with Felonious Assault.

Arrested:  Evelyn Nicole Thomas, 25, of the 2500 block of Cannes Court, Virginia Beach.  Thomas is charged with Aggravated Malicious Wounding.  


On Sunday, October 28, 2018, at approximately 1:40AM, Emergency Communications received a call for service at 1724 Potters Road (Mermaids Gentlemen's Club) for a stabbing. Officers arrived and located a 22 year old female with life-threatening stab wounds. The victim was transported by EMS to the hospital for additional medical treatment. The suspect was no longer at the scene when police arrived, and is still outstanding. This case is actively being investigated by Homicide Detectives. ​

Officer LG Hanson​

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