NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – One man is dead and five others were injured during a party early Sunday morning.
Initially the shooting incident was reported as one dead and three injured; however, police have confirmed two additional victims.
On July 30, 2017 around 3:25 a.m., police were called to the corner of E. Princess Anne Road and Monticello Avenue for a report of two men suffering from gunshot wounds. Both men, ages 27 and 29, were transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
Around 3:30 a.m., police were dispatched to an apartment complex for a gunshot disturbance in the 1500 block of Azalea Garden Road. There, police found a large crowd inside the residence. They also discovered 25-year-old Maxie Mock suffering from a gunshot wound.
Mock, of the 1800 block of Princeton Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Shortly after, a 37-year-old woman walked into Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, and a 24-year-old man walked into Sentara Leigh Hospital. Both were suffering from non-life threating gunshot wounds.
Around 5:30 a.m., police were notified by Suffolk Police that a 26-year-old woman walked into Sentara BelleHarbour Hospital in Suffolk suffering from a gunshot wound. She was treated and released for a non-life threatening injury.
Police have confirmed that all six people were shot during a party at the apartment complex on Azalea Garden Road.
As detectives continue to investigate this shooting incident, they encourage anyone with information to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
At this time, police have not released any suspect information or motive for the shooting.
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