Victim injured in Portsmouth shooting

Posted at 11:09 AM, Oct 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-24 11:09:35-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A male victim was injured in a shooting in Portsmouth Wednesday night.

According to the Portsmouth Police Department, the shooting happened around 6 p.m. in the 2400 block of Staunton Avenue. When officers arrived, they found the victim with an injury to his leg.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police have not named a suspect or motive in this shooting.

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