Hampton man arrested in Tree Bark Lane murder

Willie Smith

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton police have arrested a man in connection to the murder of a woman on Tree Bark Lane last month.

Police say 49-year-old Willie Smith is accused of killing Angelina Williams. Officers say they found the 46-year-old woman suffering from multiple knife wounds at a residence in the First block of Tree Bark Lane on Oct. 14. Williams was pronounced dead at the scene.

Smith was arrested Friday and charged with first degree murder and burglary with the intent to commit murder.

He remains in custody.

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