Man killed in Wilkins Drive shooting ID’d by police

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — A man is dead following a shooting that happened on Wilkins Drive late Monday night.

According to the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office, 22-year-old Peter Girvan was shot and killed in the street along the 1100 block of Wilkins Drive at 10 p.m. The neighborhood is about a 20 minute drive from where Girvan lived in a Williamsburg apartment complex.

Lt. Dennis Ivey of the sheriff’s office told 10 On Your Side late Tuesday afternoon that he wanted to “reassure the public that this was not a random act of violence.”  Ivey says the department does not have any suspects or a possible motive at this time.

Residents of the the neighborhood say they heard multiple gunshots in quick succession and then a car speeding away.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or the FB Tip Line at 757-890-4999.

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