Man found dead in vehicle at Virginia Beach apartments

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A death investigation is underway after a man was found dead in a vehicle in Virginia Beach Thursday night.

Police were called to the 700 block of Hampshire Lane around 7:00 p.m.

Officers taped off a large area at the Baker Crossing Apartments. The Virginia Beach Police Department’s Homicide Unit is investigating the case.

Neighbors told 10 On Your Side they saw the man’s body in the passenger side of the vehicle. Some neighbors were shocked by the death investigation.

“Since a lot of military people moved in, we haven’t had a lot of big crime around here,” said resident Kevin Greer.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates to this developing story.