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Norfolk Police investigate shooting that left 42-year-old man dead

Crystal Graham
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Norfolk Police responded to a report of a gunshot victim at 11 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of E. Olney Road.

When the officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Edward K. Collins, 42, of the 300 block of E. Olney Road, was taken to the hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries.

Norfolk Police are continuing to investigate the homicide.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.