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The original item was published from 4/18/2019 10:18:49 AM to 4/18/2019 10:26:49 AM.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Man dies from injuries sustained in a shooting on Alexander Street

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Police are investigating a homicide after 37-year-old Devon Dorsey, of the 9300 block of 1st View Street, died at the hospital following a shooting on April 2, 2019.

Around 6:15 p.m., dispatchers received a call for a possible gunshot victim in the 6200 block of Alexander Street. When first responders arrived, they found Dorsey suffering from a gunshot wound.

Dorsey was transported to the hospital where he died from his injuries on April 16, 2019.

Detectives have not released any suspect information, motive, or the circumstances surrounding this shooting; however, they ask anyone with information to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip through the P3Tips mobile app.

Stay with Norfolk Police News for updates to this story and other breaking news. 

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