16-year-old injured in Portsmouth shooting

Posted at 11:28 AM, Jan 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-08 11:28:43-05

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Police are investigating a shooting that happened on Thursday.

The incident happened around 4 p.m., in the 90 block of Paul Jones Street.

Officials said a 16-year-old male suffered a gunshot wound to the upper body. The injuries appeared to be non-life threatening.

There is no further information at this time.

If you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP (1–888–562–5887) or submit a tip online at