Man found dead on 21st Street in Newport News after shooting

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A death investigation in Newport News is underway after a man was found dead early Tuesday.

Police say they were notified around 2:25 a.m. for a shooting in the 1200 block of 21st Street.

Upon arrival, officers located an adult male who was pronounced deceased on scene by medics. He was identified as 34-year-old Johntae Livingston, of the 800 block of Brighton Lane.

Crews learned on scene that there was a confrontation between Livingston and another man, during which shots were fired.

According to police, they detained a man on scene for questioning and they are not currently looking for other suspects.

No other details have been released but the investigation is ongoing. Stay tuned to WAVY.com for updates.

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