Norfolk police identify man fatally shot near intersection on Beachmont Ave.


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Norfolk.

Police said they received an emergency call reporting a shooting around 12:50 a.m. in the 1200 block of Godfrey Avenue near the intersection of Beachmont Avenue.

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Officers found a man with a gunshot wound when they arrived. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

On Tuesday afternoon, police identified the victim as Johnny L. Bell, 28, of Norfolk.

No other information has been released at this time.

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