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W&M's Evans was lured to a drug deal, then gunned down, Norfolk prosecutor says

A 21-year-old Chesapeake man lured Nate Evans, a College of William and Mary football player, to a party by promising to buy weed, but then had him get out of the car and gunned him down on the sidewalk, a prosecutor said Friday.

Kri’Shawn Beamon, of the 3500 block of Coleshill Lane, is charged with second-degree murder and illegally using a firearm. He is accused of shooting 19-year-old Evans dead on March 21 in the 800 block of W. 43rd St. He faces up to life in prison if convicted.

Evans was a sophomore and running back at the college.

On Friday, after a month in jail, Beamon went to court asking for a bond. District Judge Michael Rosenblum denied the request,...

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