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Posted on: August 11, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Police Make Arrest in Homicide

Naieveo Alidro Hairston mugshot

On Aug. 8 at approximately 9:15 p.m., James City County Police and Fire Departments responded to the area of Carriage Road and Alesa Drive to a reported gunshot victim. A male, later identified as Diamont’e Malik Brown, 22-years-old of York County, was found unresponsive laying in the street in the 200 block of Alesa Drive. He was transported by medics to Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. A second victim, a 22-year-old James City County man, reported being shot in the leg and had already been driven to Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center by a friend prior to officers’ arrival. His injuries are not life threatening.

On Aug. 10, JCCPD officers arrested Naieveo Alidro Hairston, 42-years-old of Newport News, at a motel in Newport News. He is charged with use of a firearm in commission of a felony (2 counts), malicious wounding, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, murder and robbery.

This remains an active investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Investigator Josh Ernst at 757-259-5148 or or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. You may also submit tips online at Callers to the Crime Line and P3 Tips users may remain anonymous, do not have to testify in court and may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 if the information provided leads to an arrest.

Media Contact:
Stephanie Williams, Police Spokesperson

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