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Two men injured in Portsmouth double shooting; one's injuries said to be life-threatening

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Posted at 10:42 PM, Sep 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-29 10:26:51-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Portsmouth Police are investigating a double shooting in the 1100 block of Virginia Avenue that left an 18 and 19-year-old injured Monday night.

The call came in around 8:25 p.m.

Officers arrived on scene to find the two victims, both males, suffering from gunshot wounds.

Police told News 3 the 19-year-old victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body which, police said at the time appeared to be life-threatening.

The 18-year-old victim sustained injuries to an "upper extremity."

There is no suspect information at this time.

Stay with News 3 for updates.