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Hampton (City) Police Spokesperson Cpl. Paula Ensley said at around 12:15 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to a call for a shooting victim in the 2000 block of W. Mercury Boulevard. Ensley said Dominique Smith accidentally shot someone in the parking lot of Fusions Night Club and tried to find a hospital before calling for help from the BJ's parking lot on Power Plant Pkwy.
Smith is charged with one count of Reckless Handling of a Firearm.
Theo Smalling was taken to Riverside hospital where he remained in critical condition. He succumbed to his injuries at 8:40 p.m. Monday.
According to HU's website, Smalling celebrated his 22nd birthday the day before the shooting.
A tribute to Smalling originally scheduled for Tuesday at the Holiday Inn on Mercury Blvd. has been canceled. A memorial service for Smalling will now be held on Thursday, October 29, at noon, in the Hampton University Convocation Center.
Here's WAVY'TV's Katie Collett's live shot from the HU campus...
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