Police searching for suspect in connection with Portsmouth triple shooting

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Posted at 12:52 PM, Mar 23, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-30 19:47:49-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Portsmouth Police are investigating a shooting that has left three people injured.

The shooting took place near Frederick Blvd. and Deep Creek Blvd. The call came in at 10:58 a.m.

Police say there are three victims: Two men and one woman. One man has serious injuries, and the other two victims have non-life-threatening injuries.

All are being treated at a local hospital, where they are in stable condition.

Police are now searching for 19-year-old Tyquan Blunt in connection with this incident. He's wanted on charges of possession of a firearm by a felon, failing to obtain a background check before purchasing a firearm, providing false information to mislead police and shooting in or across a street.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887).

This is a developing story.