Man arrested in connection to double shooting on Mangrove Avenue that left one man dead in Norfolk

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Posted at 5:43 PM, Jul 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-26 15:52:21-04

NORFOLK, Va. – Detectives located and arrested a 25-year-old man on charges related to a homicide investigation.

On July 19, 2022, around 10:25 p.m., police responded to the 3500 block of Mangrove Avenue, right outside of an apartment complex, for the report of a gunshot victim.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound, and a 65-year-old woman suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

The man, Sidney N. Parker, 37, of Norfolk, was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment where he later died from his injuries.

25-year-old Rhodean H. Hamlin was later charged with second-degree murder, malicious wounding, and two counts of use of a firearm.

Hamlin was arrested Tuesday in Portsmouth, police said.