Police ID victim of deadly shooting at motel in Norfolk

Norfolk police on the scene of a deadly shooting at a Days Inn Motel Aug. 8, 2017. WAVY/LaVoy Harrell.

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — An 18-year-old young man was found shot to death overnight Tuesday after Norfolk police responded to a shots fired call at a motel.

Police say they received the call from a Days Inn motel on North Military Highway near Princess Anne Road around 1 a.m.

As officers were heading to the scene, they got information that there was a person who had been shot.

When they showed up at the motel, they found a man outside. Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

The man was identified Wednesday as 18-year-old Anthony M. Sinclair.

Officers are investigating this case as a homicide.

Police have not said anything about a suspect or motive. If you know anything about this case, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.