Police identify victim in Gayle Street shooting from Saturday night in NW Roanoke

Roanoke Valley News

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Police have identified the victim who died following Saturday evening’s shooting in northwest Roanoke.

According to an update from the Roanoke Police Department on Monday, Oct. 26, Kenneth Scott, 24, of Roanoke was killed in the 1900 block of Gayle Street NW.

Police say the shooting occurred shortly before 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, after which officers found Scott laying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound. First responders later determined him to be dead.

No arrests have been made at this time, but the department says the investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information relating to this shooting, you are asked to call the Roanoke Police Department at (540) 344-8500.

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