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Police: Chesapeake man arrested in killing of W&M football player

Police: Chesapeake man arrested in killing of W&M football player

A Chesapeake man was charged and arrested Monday in connection with killing William and Mary football player Nate Evans.

Kri’Shawn D. Beamon, 20, was charged with second-degree murder, robbery and using a firearm in the commission of a felony, according to a Norfolk Police Department news release.

Beamon was arrested Monday afternoon at his home in the 3500 block of Coleshill Lane in Chesapeake without incident, the release said.

Police were called to the 800 block of West 43rd Street for gunshots late Thursday night and found Evans, 19, fatally wounded on a sidewalk, according to a prior release.

Medics pronounced Evans dead soon after, according to a Norfolk...

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