Shooting victim dies

Published 4:48 pm Tuesday, December 14, 2021

The victim of a Friday shooting succumbed to his injuries in the hospital on Monday.

Jermaine Orlando Brock, 35, died after having been hospitalized since the shooting in the early-morning hours on Friday, according to a city press release.

The shooting in the 100 block of Beech Street was reported at 12:58 a.m. Brock was treated on the scene by Suffolk Fire & Rescue and transported with life-threatening injuries.


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