January 15, 2021

Deputies investigating deadly shooting

Published 1:26 am Monday, March 23, 2020

Deputies with the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office are investigating a deadly incident that is believed to be domestic in nature, according to a Facebook post from the office.

Deputies were dispatched to a shooting call in the Coventry area of York County about 6:18 p.m. Sunday, the post stated.

When deputies arrived, they found two individuals with gunshot wounds inside the home. A male was deceased, and a female was transported to Riverside Regional Hospital, where she passed away.

“This is believed to have been a domestic related incident and the public is not in danger,” the posted stated. “Deputies and Investigators are still on scene.”

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Names will not be released at this time pending notification of next of kin.

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“This has been devastating to this community and to our County,” the post stated. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those who have been affected by this tragedy.”