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2 killed, 1 injured in 2 separate Norfolk shootings; police investigating

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Posted at 11:42 PM, Jun 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-24 15:56:30-04

NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk Police are investigating two separate shootings in the city Wednesday night. Two people died as a result of the shootings.

The first shooting happened in the 400 block of Woodview Avenue. The call came in at 10:40 p.m.

Police say a man, identified as 48-year-old Tridarrell J. Reap, was declared dead at the scene.

A separate shooting in the 1500 block of Berkley Avenue Ext. happened around 10:45 p.m.

When officers arrived on scene, they found two people suffering from gunshot wounds. A man was found suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound, and a woman was suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

They were both taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment.

Thursday, police said the man later died at the hospital due to his injuries. He has been identified as Jaivon R. Brittingham, 22, of Norfolk.

The woman is expected to be okay.

Detectives have not released a motive or any suspect information surrounding this shooting, which they are continuing to investigate.

If you know anything about these shootings, you are asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip online here.

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