Updated Release 7/15/15 8:30 am:
21-year-old Michael Clemons, Jr. of the 3000 block of Grandy Avenue has been identified as this morning's homicide victim in the 900 block of Holt Street. Police have not released any suspect information and continue to search for investigative leads. Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the Norfolk Police Homicide Unit at 757-664-7023 or the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
Previous Release 7/15/15 2:40 am:
On July 15, 2015, shortly after 1:45 a.m., Norfolk 9-1-1 dispatchers received a call concerning a person with a possible gunshot wound in the 900 block of Holt Street. Police and Fire-Rescue responded to the scene and located a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The man was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital and pronounced dead shortly thereafter.
The Norfolk Police Detective Division is now working this active homicide investigation. The man's identity will not be released until his next of kin are properly notified.
Police have not released any suspect description and encourage anyone with any information about this crime to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.