Shooting on Essex Pond Quay

Monday, September 23, 2019

​On Monday, September 23, 2019 at approximately 1:20 AM, Emergency Communications received a call for service for a victim with a gunshot wound in the 3600 block of Essex Pond Quay. Police arrived at the location and the victim was transported by EMS to a local hospital for a serious gunshot wound. Although this investigation is in its early stages, police have identified and are questioning a person of interest believed to have knowledge of the events. There are no suspects at large and the Detective Bureau is actively working this case.

​This is all the information available at this time.


Police Officer II LH Tassa

Virginia Beach Police Department

Public Affairs Office- Alternate


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