Last Updated: Aug 10th, 2014 - 14:13:00


Man killed in Hopewell
By STAFF
Aug 10, 2014, 14:10

HOPEWELL -- Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Saturday night in the southwest end of the city.

On Saturday, Aug. 9, at approximately 9:53 p.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Nottingham Court for a report of shots being fired. The street is in the Canterbury Townhouses apartment complex not far from Interstate 295 and Oaklawn Boulevard.

Upon arrival, officers located an adult male victim in his residence with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to John Randolph Medical Center where he subsequently succumbed to his injuries.

The victim has been identified as Calvin A. Brothers, 29, of the 500 block of Nottingham Court, Hopewell. Based on the investigation, it does not appear to be a random act.

The Hopewell Police Departmentís Criminal Investigations Unit continues to investigate this matter and is requesting that anyone who may have been traveling in and around the area of this incident and observed any suspicious person or vehicle, contact Detective Mike Parsio of the Hopewell Police Department at (804) 541-2284. Additionally, anyone who have information on this or any other crime occurring in the City of Hopewell may contact the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers at 541-2202. You can also text-a-tip anonymously. Simply add "274637 (CRIMES)" to your Contacts list on your cellular phone and then text "igotcha" along with your message/tip. You will then be provided an ID number that you will use when checking the status of your tip OR picking up your reward.

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