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Man shot, killed in Chesapeake; police search for shooter

Chesapeake police said a man was shot to death in the 1300 block of MacDonald Road.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Chesapeake police said they are looking for the person who shot and killed a man Thursday night.

Emergency dispatchers received a call at 8:54 p.m. a person who was hurt in the 1300 block of MacDonald Road. When officers got there, they found 31-year-old Deontae Poole of Norfolk shot to death inside a home.

The shooter left the home before police arrived. Officers canvassed the area for the shooter and for any witnesses who may have seen something at the time of the shooting.

Police are now looking to the public community for help in finding the gunman, and ask that any residents to report any suspicious activity in the area and to also review any home security cameras for possible footage that may help investigators.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-88-LOCK-U-UP. Police are also asking for anyone in the area to report anything suspicious and to review their security cameras for any footage that could help police find the shooter.


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