Suffolk Police investigate fatal shooting on Nancy Drive

Suffolk police investigate
Posted at 9:56 PM, May 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-16 10:20:24-04

SUFFOLK, Va. - Suffolk Police are investigating a homicide that took place Sunday night.

Around 8:21 p.m., the Suffolk 911 Center received multiple calls of shots being fired in the 100 block of Nancy Drive. When police arrived they found a man who had been shot. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim has been identified as Maurice Bazemore, Jr., 22, of Suffolk, Virginia.

The investigation remains ongoing at this time, and there is no further information available for release.

If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, 1-888-562-5887, Option 5. Once a person submits a tip, they will be given a TIP ID and password. With this information they can login at and submit follow-up information, engage in two-way dialogue, be informed of the outcome of the tip, and access any pertinent reward information.