NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A man is being charged in connection to the fatal assault of a 62-year-old man in Norfolk last month.

According to police, they were called to 800 block of East Little Creek Road around 10:12 p.m. for the report of a man suffering from physical injuries.

When officers arrived on scene, they located a man with life-threatening injuries. The man was transported to the hospital where he died of his injuries.

The man has been identified as 62-year-old Robert R. Hodges.

Police have arrested Akime R. Porter and charged him with second degree murder. He is currently being held in the Norfolk City Jail.

If you have any information about this case, you can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting www.P3tips.com and submitting a tip.

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