Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Police investigate shooting that left one man dead

VIRGINIA BEACH — One man is dead and three other people wounded following a shooting in the Lake Edward neighborhood Friday night.

Police continue to investigate the incident. The identities of those involved as well as other details were not immediately available.

Officers responded around 9:51 p.m. to a call of a “gunshot wound” in the 5800 block of Pickering Street.

There, they found a man dead from a gunshot wound. A police news release indicated “a second victim was located on scene, this victim refused EMS services for a non-life threatening injury.”

Two other people were reported by local hospitals to have taken themselves in for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities are urging anyone who may have information about the incident to call Virginia Beach Crime Solvers at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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