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Posted on: April 25, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Police identify victim in fatal shooting on Wilson Road


NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) Norfolk police have identified the young man fatally shot on Wilson Road late Monday evening.

Officers were called to the 1500 block of Wilson Road around 11:00 p.m. for a gunshot disturbance. When police arrived they found Deshawn Spencer, 17-years-old, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. 

Spencer was quickly transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Investigators have not released any suspect information at this time. As they continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding his death, they ask for anyone with information to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at:

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 to

No other information is available for release at this time.

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