Portsmouth Police locate person of interest in recent shooting

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Posted at 12:33 PM, Mar 29, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-05 09:05:56-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Portsmouth Police officers wer searching for two persons of interest following a recent shooting that left a man with a serious injury.

Officers responded to the 600 block of Chautauqua Avenue for a reported gunshot wound incident at approximately 2:42 a.m. on Saturday, March 19, 2022.

Upon arrival, officers located an adult male with a serious injury, he was transported to a hospital at the time for treatment and was last reported in stable condition.

Detectives acquired surveillance images of two unknown adult males who are considered persons of interest at this time. One of the males was previously identified and on April 5, the second was as well. Police said they were apprehended in Albemarle County for unrelated charges.

This investigation is ongoing.