Police are searching for witnesses to a Sunday morning shooting in Dale City that left a young Woodbridge man dead.
Officers were called to the 4000 block of Westwind Drive at 6:09 a.m. after neighbors reported a large group of people gathered outside and gunshots ringing out.
Shortly after, all parties dispersed. As officers were at the scene investigating, they learned that a man was brought to an area hospital suffering from gunshot wounds, Prince William County police spokeswoman Renee Carr said.
The victim, identified as 18-year-old Michael Adom, died later as a result of his injuries.
Detectives are actively investigating the incident to determine what led up to the shooting and would like to speak to anyone present during the altercation, Carr said.
Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to contact the Prince William County Police Department tipline at 703.792.7000 or submit a webtip to: www.pwcgov.org/policetip.