Police investigate after man shot in back in Portsmouth

Posted at 10:11 PM, Jul 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-13 00:09:04-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Police are investigating after a man was shot Tuesday night.

Officers were called to the 1100 block of Cavalier Blvd. shortly after 9:30 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers located a 34-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower back.

Medics responded and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment of what police believe to be non life threatening injuries.

The investigation remains ongoing.

If you have any information that could assist police, call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.