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The original item was published from 3/19/2022 11:22:42 AM to 3/19/2022 11:25:21 AM.

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Posted on: March 19, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Man dies following shooting on Myrtle Avenue

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – A man has died following a late-night shooting on Myrtle Avenue.

On March 18, 2022, around 11:30 p.m. police responded to the 2700 block of Myrtle Avenue, near Norchester Avenue, for the report of a gunshot victim. When the officers arrived, they located a man suffering from life-threatening gunshot wounds. 

The man, later identified as Leonco S. Lamb, 31, of Norfolk, was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where he later died from his injuries. 

Anyone who may have information about this shooting is encouraged to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3Tips mobile app.

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