Incident

5-26-2024 Virginia Newport News 1-1

Location

May 26, 2024

Riverside Regional Medical Center
500 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, Virginia

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide

Notes

wife shot husband, who was a patient at the hospital, then shot herself, believed to be an act to relieve suffering; both in their 70s; hospital on brief lockdown;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 24
State House District: 85