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Posted on: July 2, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Man dead, another hospitalized following morning shooting


NORFOLK, Va. – Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting incident that left a man dead and another hospitalized.

Shortly after 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning, emergency dispatchers were contacted about a possible gunshot victim in the 1100 block of Church Street. When police responded to the scene, they discovered a man inside a vehicle, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Medics transported the man to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, where he later died as a result of his injuries.

During the course of the preliminary investigation, police learned of another gunshot victim involved in the incident. The second victim, an adult male, was transported by a third party to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Police will not release the deceased victim’s name until his family or next of kin has been properly notified.

Detectives have not released any suspect description, but encourage anyone with information about this homicide and shooting to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at either:

CALL: 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887)

TEXT: Text "NORFOLK" and your tip information to 274637 (CRIMES)

WEB: Submit a web-tip at:

Your tip could earn you a cash reward.

No other information is available for release at this time.

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