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Former Freeman High School football player killed in Norfolk Shooting Friday

Nicholas Ackies, 18, was found dead following reports of gunfire at an apartment in Norfolk Friday evening.

Trevor Dickerson



From NBC12:

A former Richmond-area football player was found dead in Norfolk Friday night, and another is charged in his death.

Police were called to an apartment on Hayes Street around 6 p.m. after gunshots were heard in the area, WAVY reports.

When officers arrived, Nicholas Ackies, 18, of Richmond, was found dead inside.

Ackies was a freshman at Norfolk State University and a defensive lineman for the NSU Football team. He previously played for Douglas Freeman High School in Henrico.

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