Police investigating after juvenile shot in Portsmouth

Posted at 11:28 PM, Oct 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-25 15:03:10-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Police in Portsmouth are investigating a shooting that happened Friday evening.

Officers responded to calls of a shooting around 11 p.m. in the 30 block of Merrimac Drive.

When they arrived, they found a juvenile male who was shot. He was taken to the hospital for treatment, where he died from his injuries.

Detectives do not have a suspect or motive in this case.

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

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