Man taken to hospital after Portsmouth shooting, investigation underway

Posted at 3:39 PM, Oct 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-16 20:14:51-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Police responded to the scene of a shooting Monday.

The incident happened in the 1100 block of Mount Vernon Ave.

Police dispatchers got a call about the shooting around 3 p.m.

The male victim was taken to a local hospital with gunshot wounds to his neck and stomach, police said.

He suffered serious injuries. Police do not have any suspect information at this time.

If you have any information that can help police call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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