Lynchburg man dies after altercation leads to shooting, police say
Victim identified as Omarr Tarik Thompson, 22
LYNCHBURG, Va. – Police are investigating the shooting death of a 22-year-old Lynchburg man at 1823 Main St. early Sunday.
The Lynchburg Police Department said officers were called to the area after reports of shots fired about 3:47 a.m.
Witnesses reported there was some type of altercation and someone began shooting in the direction of the victim, Omarr Tarik Thompson.
Police said Thompson was taken by a personal vehicle to an emergency room and was pronounced dead at Lynchburg General Hospital.
Police said the shooting remains under investigation and is asking anyone with information to call 888-798-5900.
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