Homicide Investigation Update

Homicide Investigation Update
December 15, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – On December 13, 2021, Virginia Beach Police Department (VBPD) personnel responded to the Harris Teeter Gas Station in the 4600 Block of Haygood Road for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located the victim, Annie May Smith, who subsequently succumbed to her injuries.

On December 15, 2021, VBPD Homicide Detectives, along with the assistance of the Chesapeake Police Department, arrested Michael Devonte White, age 29 of Chesapeake, and his brother Darrius Cornell White, age 22 of Chesapeake, for First Degree Murder, Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony (3 counts), Robbery with a Firearm (2 counts), and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. Both individuals are being held at the Virginia Beach City Jail.