*Update* Shooting Investigation / 1700 Block of Stone Church Mews

Friday, May 01, 2020


Charges have been filed, and the warrants were served ​for this incident.

67-year-old Edwin Cruz, of Virginia Beach was charged with Felonious Assault, and Use of Firearm in Commission of a Felony.

On May 1st, 2020 at approximately 7:40 am, Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a report that someone had been shot in the 1700 block of Stone Church Mews.

Police and EMS were dispatched to the scene. Officers located two adults, a man and a woman,  suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. They were both transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

These circumstances are domestic related, we are not seeking any suspects.

This is still an active investigation, no further details are available at this time.

MPO Linda J Kuehn

Virginia Beach Police / Public Affairs Officer