Police identify victim in Newport News homicide

Richfield Dr. homicide

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Newport News Police have identified the victim in a deadly shooting late Tuesday, and they continue to search for a suspect.

Officers and medics were called to the intersection of Crutchfield and Ruston drives for a report of a shooting around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Officers arrived and found a male victim in the street with gunshot wounds to his torso. The victim was identified as 28-year-old Angel Luis Alicea III.

Medics transported Alicea to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. His body was taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Norfolk to be examined.

Police said no suspect information is available at this time.

Anyone with information that could help investigators is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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