Man dies from injuries following overnight shooting in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Police are actively investigating a homicide after a man dies from his injuries in an early Saturday morning shooting.

Police say they were dispatched at 3:15 a.m. to the 3100 block of Oklahoma Avenue for reports of a gunshot victim.

Officers found a man outside a home suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Norfolk Fire-Rescue Medics took the victim, 24-year-old Samad Brailsford to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital to be treated for life-threatening injuries where he later died.

Police have not released any suspect description or motive.

This makes the second homicide in less than 24 hours in Norfolk.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.