HAMPTON, VA. — The Hampton Police Division is seeking the public’s assistance in locating, Kasheem Ramel Hart and Peter Burke Jones, who are wanted in connection with a shooting that occurred on December 15, 2014.
At 6:32 p.m., police responded to the 800 Block of North King Street in reference to a shooting. Upon officer’s arrival, they located a 33-year-old Hampton man suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He was transported by medics to a local hospital.
The investigation revealed the victim was in the 800 block of North King Street when he was approached by (2) suspects; who displayed firearms and demanded the victim’s property. Once the suspects removed an undisclosed amount of US currency a physical altercation took place between the victim and the suspects. During the altercation, the victim received a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The victim and the suspects are known to each other and there are suspected narcotic overtones associated with this incident.
Kasheem Ramel Hart a 27-year-old Hampton man who resides in the 1400 block of Old Buckroe Road is currently wanted in connection with this incident. He has active warrants on file for: one count of maiming, one count of robbery, two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Peter Burke Jones a 28-year-old Hampton man who resides in the 400 block of Foxhill Road is currently wanted in connection with this incident. He has active warrants on file for: one count of maiming, one count of robbery, two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip via text message to the Crime Line by texting “HAMPTONPDTIPS plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line call results in an arrest, the caller is eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00.