PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Portsmouth police are looking for a 36-year-old man accused of committing a double homicide.
Police obtained warrants for Sheldon Marcus Porter in the deaths of Wilbur Giles, 66, and Chiquita Giles, 34. Both victims were found dead early Saturday morning.
Porter is charged with two counts first-degree murder, two counts use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a non-violent felon.
The shooting call came in around 12:32 a.m. in the 3600 block of Gateway Drive, police said.
Officers found Wilbur and Chiquita with gunshot wounds to the upper body, and they were pronounced dead at the scene by medics.
Police are asking the public's help in finding Porter. If you know his whereabouts, call Portsmouth Police Department at 757-393-5300 or the Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-UP. Tipsters can also submit their tips at www.portsmouthcrimeline.com.