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Teen charged in connection with fatal shooting in Virginia Beach in April – The Virginian-Pilot

A teenager has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting in April in Virginia Beach.

According to an update from the Virginia Beach Police Department, emergency services received a call of shots fired on the 1200 block of Level Green Boulevard on April 5 around 10:45 p.m. At the scene, officers located 21-year-old Kalani Bailey-Cortez of Norfolk. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say a 17-year-old Virginia Beach boy has been charged with manslaughter and use of a firearm in the commission of a crime. Police do not want to say whether the two knew each other or what circumstances may have led to the shooting.

Eliza Noe, [email protected]