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Police probe Sunday morning deadly shooting

UPDATE Oct. 1: Police have identified the victim as 32-year-old Brian Arthur Evans of Virginia Beach.


VIRGINIA BEACH — Police here have launched a homicide investigation after a man was found shot to death Sunday morning.

Dispatchers received a 911 call around 4:30 a.m. and immediately sent officers to the Kempsville Market Place Shopping Center, 4878 Princess Anne Road.

There, police found “an adult male suffering from what appears to be a gunshot wound in the parking lot,” authorities said in a news release.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other details about the incident was immediately released.

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

You can also submit tips via or by downloading the P3 Tips app available in Apple iTunes and Google Play Stores.

Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest, police said.

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