Man dead after Roanoke shooting, police searching for shooter

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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) -- UPDATE: Roanoke Police have identified the person who was shot early Sunday morning in the 300 block of 9th Street SW.

Police say Kevin Williams, 38, of Roanoke, died Thursday just after 9 a.m. at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital due to his injuries.

The shooting is now being investigated as a homicide.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Roanoke City Police Department is investigating after an overnight shooting that left one person injured.

Officers were called to the 300 block of 9th Street SW around 1 a.m. Sunday for a report of shots fired.

That's where they found one person suffering from gunshot wounds.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

This is a developing story. Stay with WDBJ7 for updates.

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