PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Portsmouth Police are investigating a homicide they said took place early Sunday morning in the 2900 block of Elm Avenue.
Officers responded around 3:38 a.m. and found a man at the scene with fatal gunshot wounds.
On Monday, police identified the victim as 29-year-old Javonte Martin.
Portsmouth Police said they would provide more information as it becomes available.
The department is holding a R.E.S.E.T. walk at 3 p.m. Monday near the scene of the incident.
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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