Arrest made in 2019 Murder Investigation

Arrest made in 2019 Murder Investigation
October 26, 2021

​VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – On December 20, 2019, at 1041 hours, Virginia Beach Police Officers responded to a residence in the 2100 Block of Woodcock Lane for an infant who was found unresponsive.

The infant was provided lifesaving measures by first responders and hospital staff but succumbed to injuries it had sustained, on December 22, 2019.

An extensive investigation revealed that the infant’s father, La’Shaun Quintae Holloway, (23) of Virginia Beach, engaged in actions that caused the death of his infant child. On October 20, 2021, La’Shaun Holloway was indicted by a Grand Jury on the charges of 2nd Degree Murder and Felony Child Neglect. He was served these charges in the Chesapeake city jail, where he is in custody on unrelated criminal charges.