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12-28-2018, 04:25 AM

Newport News Police investigating after shooting leaves 1 man dead
Updated at 09:27AM, December 26, 2018

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – 44-year-old Larry Hartwell Vick Jr. is dead after a Saturday afternoon shooting in Newport News.

Dispatchers received a call for a shooting in the area of 22nd Street and Oak Avenue at approximately 12:37 p.m. When crews arrived, they found Vick suffering from a single gunshot wound to the upper left side of his torso.

Vick was treated on-scene and was taken to the hospital, but was pronounced dead on arrival.

Newport News Police said that a suspect in the shooting was seen fleeing to the southeast on foot. He is described as a black man wearing a black skullcap, a camouflage jacket and white painter’s pants.


RIP Larry

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11-21-2019, 03:48 AM

VIDEO: Newport News Police need help solving December 2018 homicide


Updated: Nov 19, 2019 / 06:30 AM EST

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News Police need your help identifying a person of interest in the 2018 death of a North Carolina resident.

10 On Your Side first reported the shooting death of 44-year-old Larry Hartwell Vick back in late December of 2018.

On December 22, police say they were dispatched to the area of 22nd St. and Oak Ave. shortly after 12:30 p.m. for reports of a shooting.

Upon arrival, first responders say they located a Vick on the ground with a gunshot wound.

Vick was transported to a local hospital, where he later died at 1:38 p.m., officials say.

Nearly a year later, Newport News Police are still working to find the person responsible.