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Shooting at large New Year’s Eve party leaves 2 dead

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Published: Jan. 1, 2022 at 4:43 AM EST
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PRINCE GEORGE, Va. (WWBT) - Gunfire rings out at a large, outdoor New Year’s Eve party in Prince George, leaving two people.

The shooting happened around 12:30 Saturday morning on Ellis Road.

When police arrived, they saw people running from the scene.

The two victims were found lying in a grass field.

20-year-old Tramaz Tynes of Surry County was pronounced dead at the scene.

The second victim, 22-year-old Devon Clanton of Dinwiddie was transported to VCU Medical Center where he later died.

Police say more than 200 people were at the party.

So far no arrests have been made.

Police are hoping to speak with witnesses who were there.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Detective Wayne Newsome at (804) 863-1863, email wnewsome@princegeorgecountyva.gov, the Prince George Police Department at (804) 733-2773 or Crime Solvers at 733-2777.

You can also remain anonymous by using the P3tips app.

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