*Update* Double Homicide Investigation

Monday, July 15, 2019


 44 -year-old Christopher Shawn Brady of Virginia Beach was arrested and charged with 2 counts of murder and 2 counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He is being held in the Virginia Beach City Jail. 

The victims have been identified as Christopher Brady's parents, 73-year-old Roy Brady and 73-year-old Sheila Brady.​

The investigation is ongoing, there are no further details to release at this time.

On July 15th 2019 at approximately 1:00 pm, Virginia Beach Police Detectives received information that led them to initiate a welfare check at a residence in the 400 block of Kellam​ Road. 

Upon arrival at the residence officers located two adult victims, both were deceased. A suspect is in custody at this time.

As this investigation is in the very early stages, and detectives are still gathering the facts, we cannot release any further details at this time. Additional information will be provided once it becomes​ available.


MPO Linda Kuehn

Virginia Beach Police / Public Affairs Officer