Man shot in Churchland section of Portsmouth

Posted at 6:28 AM, Dec 31, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-31 06:28:59-05

Portsmouth, Va. – Portsmouth Police are investigating after a man was shot late Monday night in the Churchland section of the city.

The initial call of a man shot came in at 11:49pm. When officers arrived at the address in the 3800 block of Stateflower Court they found a man with a gunshot wound to the upper part of his body.

Medics transported the man to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital – the extent of his injuries is unknown at this time.

At the moment police do not have a suspect or a motive in the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.