Late night shooting leaves man dead in Portsmouth

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Portsmouth detectives are investigating a shooting that happened late Saturday night, leaving one dead.

Dispatch received a call around 10: 45 p.m. for a shooting at the Relax Inn located at the 1000 block of London Blvd.

Police and medics found a man suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound to his upper body. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim has been identified as 45-year-old Dominic Ricks.

Police are still investigating the incident.

Officials ask for anyone with information about the shooting to call I-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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