New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | October 4, 2023

New Kent Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting fatality

By Community Member | November 14, 2022 10:33 pm

New Kent County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding a shooting that resulted in a fatality on Nov. 12.

At approximately 11:58 p.m., New Kent’s Sheriff’s Office responded to the 9000 block of Pine Hollow Road regarding a male suffering from a gunshot wound. When officers arrived, the male was pronounced deceased on the scene.

The body was transported to the medical examiner’s office in Richmond for the official cause of death. The identity of the victim is being withheld from the public until next of kin is notified.

The sheriff’s office says there is no general threat to the public and are not currently seeking any suspects. If you have any information, please call New Kent Sheriff’s Office at 804-966-9500 or Metro Richmond CrimeStoppers at 804-780-1000.