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.

The investigation remains ongoing. If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line.  To submit online, go to www.p3tips.com, visit the Suffolk Police Department website (www.suffolkva.us/spd) and look for the Suffolk Crime Line link, or go to the Suffolk Police Department Facebook page at www.facebook.com/suffolkpolicedepartment. You can also call 888-LOCK-U-UP, 1-888-562-5887, Option 5. Once a person submits a tip, they will be given a TIP ID and password. With this information they can login at p3tips.com and submit follow-up information, engage in two-way dialogue, be informed of the outcome of the tip, and access any pertinent reward information.