One dead, nine injured after shooting at ‘large party’ in Virginia

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(WAVY) — One man is dead and nine others are injured after a shooting at a large party late Saturday night. 

Chesapeake Police were called to the Holly Cove neighborhood just before 10 p.m. for reports of traffic congestion and people refusing to move their vehicles.

While officers were on the way, emergency dispatchers were notified about gunshots being heard in the same area.

Early Saturday morning, a spokesperson with Sentara Norfolk General said eight gunshot victims, all male, were treated in at the hospital in relation to the shooting. 

Police spokesperson Leo Kosinski tells 10 On Your Side that a total of ten wounded people were transported to multiple, local hospitals in the area.

One of the victims has passed away.

They have not identified the victim, but police describe him as an adult male. 

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