Teen injured in Portsmouth shooting; Police searching for suspect

Posted at 5:38 AM, Oct 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-30 05:38:22-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - A 16-year-old teen was injured in a shooting in Portsmouth Thursday night.

According to the Portsmouth Police Department, the shooting happened near the 3800 block of Sugar Creek Circle, and officers responded around 10:24 p.m.

When officer arrived on scene, they found the victim suffering from non-life-threatening injuries to their lower body.

Police have not provided an update on the victim's condition or released any suspect information at this time.

This is a developing story.