Shooting victim’s body discovered behind house in Hopewell

Posted at 8:16 AM, Dec 14, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-14 19:07:32-05

HOPEWELL, Va. — Hopewell police are asking the public’s help after a man was shot and killed early Sunday morning,

Officers responded to reports of shots fired just after midnight in the 1600 block of Stewart Avenue.

That’s where they found the body of 22-year-old Treon Ellis behind a house.

Detectives are asking anyone who may have information about this homicide to contact the Hopewell Police Department at 804-541-2222 or call the Hopewell/ Prince George Crime Solvers at 804-541-2201.