Police investigate overnight shootings, 1 dead

Police investigate overnight shootings, 1 dead

Police investigate overnight shootings, 1 dead

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Posted on September 15, 2013 at 11:55 AM

Updated Wednesday, Sep 18 at 5:53 AM

UPDATE 4:50 p.m.: Police have identified the victim as 21-year-old Deundre Cooper of the 2500 block of Bird Lane in Portmouth.

PORTSMOUTH -- Police are searching for suspects after a deadly shooting on Deep Creek Boulevard.

Emergency dispatchers received a call about a shooting victim around 2 a.m. on Sunday.

Officers responded to the 3500 block of Deep Creek Boulevard and located a man in a parking lot. He was unresponsive and suffered from gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators have not released the victim's identity.

While investigating the shooting, officers were alerted to two other gunshot victims, a man and woman who were being treated at Maryview Hospital.

Both victims were transferred to Sentara Norfolk General. The extent of their injuries have not been released.

It is unclear if their injuries are related to the shooting on Deep Creek Boulevard.

Police are asking anyone with information about the shootings to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. you may also text any tips to 274637 (Crimes).

 

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