Police look for suspect in Hampton murder

Police look for suspect in Hampton murder

Credit: Newport News Police Dept.

Police look for suspect in Hampton murder

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on June 6, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Updated Friday, Jun 6 at 1:29 PM

NEWPORT NEWS -- Police need help locating a man wanted in two cities on several charges including murder.

At about 5:30 a.m. on May 15, officers believe 25-year-old Kwaume Edwards shot Jonathan Coles at a home on Newport News Avenue. Police found his body inside the house.  Edwards is wanted on murder and firearms charges in Hampton.

Newport News police have charged Edwards with brandishing a firearm, assault and unauthorized use of a vehicle for an incident on May 3.

Edwards is known to frequent Ivy Avenue and Aqua Vista Drive and is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Edwards is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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