Chesapeake man dies days after shooting

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – The victim of a shooting last Wednesday night in Chesapeake has died from his injuries.

Police identified the victim as 38-year-old Corey Merchant.

Detectives are still searching for the person who shot him just before 11 p.m. on Oct. 17, in the 2000 block of Linster Street.

If you have any information that could help police with this investigation, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up.

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