Man killed following fight in Chesapeake

Photo Courtesy: Curtis Akers/WAVY
Photo Courtesy: Curtis Akers/WAVY

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – Police have identified the man involved in a deadly incident at the 7-Eleven in the 1900 block of Battlefield Boulevard, Friday evening.

According to police, the emergency call came in just after 5 p.m. about a fight. Police say when they arrived to the scene they found out that two men got into a fight, that resulted in the death of 59-year-old Randy Deaver. The two men knew each other, police said. william-rawls-jr

31-year-old William Rawls Jr. of Norfolk was charged with voluntary manslaughter and is being held in the Chesapeake City Jail.

The cause of death is unknown at this time.

The incident remains under investigation.

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