Hampton Police make arrest in homicide case

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Police have arrested one person in connection to a shooting that left one person dead.

The shooting happened just before 6:45 p.m. in the 700 block of Ridgeway Ave. Tuesday. 

Police say Colin Quentin Chappell, 49, died after he was shot inside a home. 

Investigators arrested 31-year-old Corey Divon Mitchener in connection to the homicide. 

Mitchener has been charged with one count of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, one count of Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony, one count of Discharging a Firearm within an Occupied Dwelling, and one count of Homicide. He remains in custody at the Hampton City Jail. 

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