One wounded in shooting after argument in Portsmouth

Posted at 8:24 PM, Sep 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-02 06:30:47-04

Portsmouth, Va. – A 55-year-old man was wounded after an argument turned into gunfire in Portsmouth Tuesday night.

At 7:59 PM police and Fire/EMS were called to the 1500 block of Des Moines Avenue for a gunshot wound.

Police learned two men were when one of them opened fire. The victim is currently in serious condition at an area hospital.

No suspect information is currently available.

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