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Police ID two men who died after shot during exchange inside Hampton home

Police said there was an exchange of gunfire inside a home on Scott Drive in the Briarfield area. Marlon Harvey, 22, and Jahhiyah White, 21, were shot there.

HAMPTON, Va. — The Hampton Police Division has identified two men who were left dead after being shot inside a Hampton home late Saturday night.

Emergency dispatchers received a call on Jan. 15 about the incident on Scott Drive shortly before 10:45 p.m. The location is in the Briarfield area of the city. 

When officers got there, they found the two men, 22-year-old Marlon Harvey of Hampton and 21-year-old Jahhiyah White from Newport News. They both were hit in an exchange of gunfire inside a home.

One of the men died at the scene, while the second was taken to a hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Police said Harvey and White knew each other. Officers weren't sure what the circumstances were that led to the shooting or how things played out once it began, but investigators said they are not looking for any suspects at this time.

If you or anyone you know has information that can help in the investigation, you can contact the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or you can call Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP. 

Tipsters also can send an anonymous tip by visiting a secure tip form at P3Tips.com. Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line tip results in an arrest, the caller may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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