Update: Winchester homicide under investigation


WINCHESTER, Va. (WDVM) — Update (10/29 12:00 p.m.): Winchester Police are investigating a homicide that took place on Adams Drive. The incident occurred at 9 p.m. last night, police say.

Winchester Police responded to a parking lot on Adams drive for reports of a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim, identified as 29-year old Kevin Riley, of the 500 block of South Kent Street, was transported to Winchester Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

According to police interview, witnesses say that a suspect fired a single shot from a dark BMW suburban utility vehicle. A vehicle Riley was said to have been a passenger of is also being investigated, police said.

Police have identified a suspect, and are working to locate them. Police believe that the suspect knew Riley, and say there is no present danger to the public.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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