Three People Killed in Norfolk After Series of Shootings - NBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports and Weather

Three People Killed in Norfolk After Series of Shootings

Posted: Updated: May 31, 2014 07:42 PM

Norfolk police are investigating a series of shootings that left a teenager, a police officer, and the suspected gunman dead.

Investigators say 29-year-old James Brown was shooting at cars along a Norfolk Street Friday night. Officers exchanged gunfire with him as he tried to drive off.

Brown and 35-year-old police officer Brian Jones were killed in the shootout.

Investigators say one of Brown's bullets struck and killed a 17-year-old who just happened to be sitting in his car nearby.

Officer Jones was a five year veteran of the department. He's survived by a wife and three children.

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