Suffolk man dies in shooting

Published 4:12 pm Friday, January 29, 2021

A Suffolk man died in a Chesapeake shooting on Friday morning.

Kerry W. Eaton, 26, was the victim of a shooting, according to a news release from Chesapeake Police Department.

Chesapeake Police officers were dispatched at 1:09 a.m. to a report of a disturbance at an apartment in the 3500 block of Towne Point Road. Once on scene, they located Eaton deceased, as well as another man who was injured.


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The injured man was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to the press release.

The incident remains under investigation.

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