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Posted on: July 24, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Virginia Beach man arrested in fatal shooting of Norfolk teen

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NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) - A Virginia Beach man has been arrested on charges stemming from a shooting that left a Norfolk teenage dead Sunday night.

20-year-old Deiontrae D. Bates was arrested in the 100 block of Wales Drive Monday afternoon. He has been charged with second-degree murder, attempted malicious wounding and two counts of using a firearm in the commission of a felony.

The charges stem from the fatal shooting of a Norfolk teenager that occurred last Sunday night around 11:15 p.m. Police were called to the 400 block of West 28th Street for a gunshot disturbance. When they arrived, they located the 15-year-old outside suffering from gunshot wounds. The teen was taken to the hospital for treatment; however, she died shortly after arrival.  

Bates is being held in Norfolk City Jail without bond.

As detectives continue to investigate this incident, they ask anyone with information to call the Norfolk Crime Line at  1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip through the P3 Tips mobile app.

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