UPDATE Feb. 14, 2020: Prosecutors say they have dropped charges against Shakir Holley as investigation has determined Holley acted in self defense.
Here is the email from prosectutors:
“The defendant appeared in Norfolk General District Court yesterday, 2/13/20, for the Commonwealth’s motion to nolle prosequi, or withdraw, the charges against him, including 1 count of Second Degree Murder, stemming from the 7/9/19 fatal shooting of a man, Isaiah Bond, in the 6200 block of Alexander Street. The Court granted the motion. Continuing investigation following Holley’s arrest determined the fatal shooting was the result of a self-defense situation involving Holley and Bond.”
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a 23-year-old man has life-threatening injuries after being shot in the Norview area of Norfolk.
Norfolk police said in a news release officers in the area the 6200 block of Alexander Street — near the intersection with Pall Mall Street — heard several gunshots shortly at 11 p.m. Wednesday.
Officers were told a man who was shot was driven to an area hospital by a concerned citizen. The man’s condition is listed as critical, police said.
This shooting comes just two days after a double shooting in the same area that left one man dead . Police charged 22-year-old Shakir H. Holley is charged with second-degree murder in connection to that shooting.
10 On Your Side is working to find out whether the two incidents are related. Stay with WAVY.com for updates.