UPDATE: Police have identified the victim in Wednesday’s homicide on C Avenue in Norfolk as 52-year-old William James White, Jr.
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A homicide investigation is underway in Norfolk, according to police.
Norfolk police said officers were dispatched to C Avenue, off Church Street, around 9:35 a.m. A man was found shot outside of a home on the street, and was pronounced dead at the scene.
WAVY’s Brett Hall reports a neighbor said she heard several gunshots around that time.
“I heard 4 [gunshots],” said Thalia Hinds.. “I jumped up and came right out of my room to the door. I didn’t see anybody running or nothing, there was not a soul on the street.”
Everyone 10 On Your Side spoke with said the events certainly have shaken up the neighborhood.
“I don’t want this to continue going, cause I fear for myself,” Hinds said.
No other information was immediately released from police. If you know anything about the shooting, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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