21-year-old man dies in Petersburg shooting

Posted at 5:09 PM, Dec 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-29 19:24:49-05

PETERSBURG, Va. -- A 21-year-old man is dead after a shooting in Petersburg early Saturday morning.

Around 1:50 p.m.,  police were called to the  Petersburg East Apartments on the 100 block of Croatan Drive for reports of a person shot.

Once on scene, police located a man with a gunshot wound. The victim, who was 21-years-old, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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