Virginia Beach Crime of the Week
Unsolved Crimes
Homicide Squad
Date Released: July 12, 1992
Detective P. Tucker

Cold Case Homicide

On Sunday, July 12, 1992, at 12:30 a.m.,15 year old "Reggie" Reginald Basnight Jr, was gunned down while he was standing in the 1200 block of Glyndon Drive. Police and Rescue were called to the area for a report of gunshot. The victim was found lying in the doorway of a home bleeding from the chest. Rescue worked to save the teenager, but he died where he was found. Witnesses described Reggie arguing with someone in a small white care over a girl just prior to the shooting.

Reggie was a light skinned black male who had green eyes, black hair 5" 10" tall weighing 143 pounds, and a thin build.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP .

Callers remain anonymous and could receive a reward of up to a $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.