The Portsmouth Police Department has notified the family of the Portsmouth resident who died as a result of an altercation with another man that occurred Monday night.The man has been identified as 45-year-old Shannon Brown.
Officers reportedly responded to a report of an altercation at Frank-N-Steins, located at 707 Chillicothe St., shortly before 10:30 p.m. Police found an unresponsive male who was unable to be revived. The original report said another man fled the scene just before law enforcement arrived.
The Portsmouth Police Department says the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about the incident should contact the Portsmouth Police Department Detective Bureau at 740-354-1600.
Reach Frank Lewis at 740-353-3101, ext. 1928, or on Twitter @franklewisPDT.