Suspect in custody after fatal shooting inside Norfolk residence

Posted at 11:48 PM, Jul 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-15 15:54:31-04

NORFOLK, Va.- Detectives have identified the man who was killed in last weekend's shooting on Vimy Ridge Avenue.

Around 10:15 p.m. on July 11, police responded to the 2900 block of Vimy Ridge Avenue for the report of a gunshot victim. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from life-threatening gunshot wound.

The man, 38-year-old Garnet Williams, was pronounced dead on scene.

A preliminary investigation revealed that a resident shot Williams after he allegedly attacked the resident.

This incident has been submitted to the Norfolk Commonwealth’s Attorney's Office.

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