Fugitive fatally shot by police at Virginia Beach Oceanfront


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Police have confirmed they are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting at the Oceanfront.

Virginia Beach and Norfolk officers were serving felony warrants to a male fugitive in the 200 block of 35th Street around 11:25 a.m. on Friday when the shooting happened.

Officers tried to save the man’s life, but he died from his injuries. The man was later identified as 23-year-old Alvin Lamont Baum II, of Norfolk. No officers were injured.

Officers found a handgun near the man during their investigation.

The VBPD is conducting an internal investigation into the shooting with the Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney.

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