UPDATE: Man dies after being shot on Sierra Drive in Virginia Beach

Posted at 11:00 PM, Jul 30, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-31 23:37:42-04

Virginia Beach, Va. - A man has died as a result of a shooting in Virginia Beach, police tell NewsChannel 3.

Calls came in about the shooting on Wednesday, July 30, at 9:06 p.m. When police arrived in the 1400 block of Sierra Drive, they found a man who had been shot.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead at approximately 11:34 p.m.

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Gilbert C. McGriff III of the 2000 block of Tanner Court in Virginia Beach.

The investigation is ongoing by the Department’s Homicide Unit, police say.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Virginia Beach Crime Solvers Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or text VBTIP with your information to CRIMES (274697). Tipsters remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates as they are released.