Two people injured in separate Portsmouth shootings

Posted at 2:14 PM, Jul 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-06 18:50:05-04

Portsmouth, Va. - Two Saturday night Portsmouth shootings kept police busy over the 4th of July holiday.

First, crews responded to a call at 9:17 p.m. at 1 Bide A Wee Lane where a 23-year-old female had an injury to her leg consistent with a gunshot wound.

The second shooting was in the 30 block of Swanson Parkway. Police received a call at 10:59 p.m. of a 15-year-old female who was struck in the leg by gunfire.

Both victims were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

At this time police do not have any suspect leads or a motive in either case.

If you have any information, take action and call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.