Man dies from serious injuries following Newport News shooting

Suffolk police investigate
Posted at 8:25 PM, Jul 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-27 14:38:51-04

NEWPORT NEW, Va. - Newport News Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead Sunday evening.

Police in the area of the 13200 block of Sojourner Court at 7:15 p.m., were flagged down by a citizen in reference to a gunshot victim lying on the sidewalk.

Officers found 39-year-old Curtis Emanuel Cooper, suffering from life-threatening-injuries. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died, police say.

No further information is available at this time and the investigation remains ongoing, according to police.

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