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The original item was published from 7/2/2019 11:36:00 AM to 7/10/2019 12:00:04 AM.


Posted on: July 2, 2019

[ARCHIVED] One dead, two injured after a shooting on Campostella Road

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – One man died and two people were injured in a shooting that occurred last night on Campostella Road.

Around 9:50 p.m. on July 1, 2019, dispatchers received a call for a gunshot disturbance at the Happy Shopper located at 415 Campostella Road. When officers arrived, they found 54-year-old Rodney Epps, of the 1700 block of Greenleaf Drive, suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. Medics pronounced him deceased on scene.

A woman was also located suffering from a non-life threatening graze wound. She declined medical treatment and is expected to be okay.

While detectives were on scene, a 20-year-old man arrived at Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. Police say the 20-year-old was shot at the scene and was taken to the hospital by an acquaintance before first responders arrived. He is expected to recover.

Detectives have not released any additional information surrounding this shooting.

Police ask anyone with information to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip through the P3Tips mobile app.

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