Shooting 5900 Block Blackpoole Lane

Sunday, December 13, 2020

​On Sunday, December 13th, 2020 at approximately 2:34 p.m., Emergency Communications received multiple calls for service for multiple shots fired in the 5900 block of Blackpoole Lane. Emergency Communications also received a call for an adult male with a gunshot wound in the 5800 block of Roxbury Place.

The preliminary investigation indicates that the suspect fired a gun at the male victim from a vehicle and the male was hit by a round in the 5900 block of Blackpoole Lane. The victim then fled to a safer location, the 5800 block of Roxbury Place. Police arrived and rendered medical aid to the victim. The male was also treated by Emergency Medical Services and transported to a local hospital for a non-life-threatening injury.

This is still an on-going investigation and there are no suspects in custody at this time. This is all the information available at this time.


Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887). You can also submit a tip via or by downloading the P3 Tips app available in Apple iTunes and Google Play Stores.

Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.


MPO L.G. Hanson

Public Affairs Office- Alternate