2700 block Jamestown Homicide: Victim Identified as 52-year-old Charles Edward McEachin, Jr


According to official reports, the individual who passed away has been identified as Charles Edward McEachin, Jr. The deceased was a 52-year-old resident of Hampton. According to recent findings, the occurrence took place on Celey Street’s 600 block. The incident is currently being investigated.

The public’s help is being sought by the Hampton Police Division to identify the suspect(s) involved in a homicide that took place on May 4, 2023.


At around 5:43 p.m., a call was made to Public Safety Communications regarding a shooting that had just taken place. In the 2700 block of Jamestown Avenue, an adult male was found by officers suffering from gunshot wounds. Upon arrival at the scene, the Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue declared the victim deceased. The identity of the deceased is being kept confidential until the next of kin is notified.

Public Safety Communications received a call regarding a walk-in gunshot victim at the Sentara Careplex shortly after the initial call for service was received. An adult male has sustained a single gunshot wound that has been determined to be non-life threatening.


According to preliminary investigation, it has been revealed that both individuals were involved in the incident that occurred in the 2700 block of Jamestown Avenue. Preliminary identification of all parties involved in the incident has been reported. The investigation into the motive and circumstances surrounding this incident is ongoing.

The public is urged to come forward with any information that may aid the authorities in their investigation. The Hampton Police Division can be reached at 757-727-6111, while the Crime Line can be contacted at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. According to sources, individuals with information can submit an anonymous tip through the secure tip form located at According to sources, Crime Line callers are able to maintain their anonymity and are not required to appear in court. According to sources, individuals who provide tips to Crime Line that lead to an arrest may receive a monetary reward of up to $1000.00.

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