Man seriously injured in Portsmouth shooting

Posted at 1:23 PM, Apr 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-16 00:41:56-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Portsmouth Police officers are currently investigating a shooting that occurred Sunday in the 5100 block of George Washington Hwy.

Dispatch received a call around 12:30 p.m. for a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers who responded to the scene immediately used a tourniquet to stop the bleeding. He was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Police are still investigating.

At this time detectives have not made an arrest in this case and they are asking anyone with information to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP℠.