Man seriously injured in Portsmouth shooting

Posted at 11:00 PM, Jan 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-06 23:00:07-05

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 1100 block of Mt. Vernon Avenue that left a man injured Monday night.

The call came in at 7:55 p.m.

Officials told News 3 the man was shot in his torso. His injuries are said to be serious.

Medics took the victim to a local hospital for treatment.

There is no further information.

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