*Update* Homicide 800 Block of Queens Way

Saturday, August 01, 2020


The decedent has been identified as 21-year-old Kieran Marvin Powell of Virginia Beach.

A teenaged juvenile, known to the victim, has been arrested and charged with murder and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.

On Saturday, August 1, 2020, at 9:45 a.m., Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a call for service for a gunshot wound in the 800 block of Queens Way.

The preliminary investigation suggests the incident began as a domestic situation and led to one adult male being shot. When police arrived, they located one male who sustained a fatal gunshot wound and he was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

Police have a person of interest in custody and there is no perceived danger to the community.

This is still a very active scene being investigated by the Homicide Unit. There are no further details at this time.

MPO LH Tassa

Virginia Beach Police Department

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