One man dead in Monday shooting

Published 11:51 pm Monday, December 27, 2021

Suffolk Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened Monday night.

The shooting in the 100 block of North Capital Street was reported at 8:50 p.m., according to a Suffolk Police Department press release.

The adult male victim was located on scene and pronounced deceased, the press release stated. Currently, the 100 block of North Capital Street is closed to all vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The Suffolk Police Department will be on scene for several hours investigating.

The identity of the victim is being withheld pending a positive identification and notification of the next of kin. No additional information is available for release.

Anyone with any information is asked to 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.