21 year old dies following overnight shooting in Amelia

AMELIA, VA (WWBT) - The Amelia County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly overnight shooting.

Deputies tell us between 12:15 a.m. and 12:30 a.m. Sunday they received a call for a reported shooting in the 7000 block of Cheathams Road. They are identifying the victim as 21 year old De'aris Lewis of Prince Edward. We are told Lewis was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Chesterfield where he later died.

This is an ongoing investigation. The Anyone with information is being encouraged to call the Amelia Sheriff's Office at (804) 561-2118 or Crime Solvers at (804) 561-5200.

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