Two arrested in Norfolk double shooting incident

Posted at 6:19 AM, Jun 27, 2015

Norfolk, Va. – Two men have been arrested in a June 26th shooting that left one man dead and another man injured.

Police say around 3:30 a.m. that morning, officers were called to the area in the 800 block of West 36th Street for reports of numerous gunshots.

During a party at the location, an argument ensured, and multiple gunshots were heard.

At 3:35 a.m. a 34-year-old man entered Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with what appears to be non-life threatening gunshot wounds. He remains in the hospital at this time but is stable.

At 3:40 a.m., Anthony L. Long, 27, entered Children’s Hospital of the Kings Daughters with what appeared to be a serious gunshot injury. He later died as a result.


Norfolk Police detectives have arrested 31-year-old Kendall H. Hines Jr. and charged him with Second Degree Murder for the death of Anthony Long. He has also been charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Shooting into an Occupied Vehicle, and Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony.

Detectives have also arrested 21-year-old Edmond J. Johnson and charged him with Malicious Wounding for the shooting of the 34-year-old man. He has also been charged with Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony and Shooting into an Occupied Dwelling.

Both, Hines and Johnson, are held in the Norfolk City Jail with no bond.

No other information is available for release at this time.