Man shot in Portsmouth, taken to hospital with serious injuries

PT 2200 Frederick Boulevard shooting (August 20)
PT 2200 Frederick Boulevard shooting (August 20)
Posted at 5:21 PM, Aug 20, 2021

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - A man was found with a gunshot wound in Portsmouth Friday, according to officials.

Police responded to the 2200 block of Fredrick Blvd. after receiving a call at 4:13 p.m.

The victim has been transported to the hospital with serious injuries. He was also involved in a single vehicle accident that left no one else injured and caused no property damage.

Police shut down a portion of Fredrick Blvd. and Bagley St. to conduct an investigation, but the area reopened around 6:30 p.m.