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


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 for updates.

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