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Man injured in Portsmouth shooting, police investigate

pt-shooting1PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Police are investigating a shooting that happened Thursday night in the 30 block of Emmons Place.

Portsmouth Police dispatchers got a call at 9:17 p.m. about the shooting.

Officers arrived at the scene to find a man suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his lower body.

He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

At this time, investigators do not have a suspect or a motive in this case.

If you have any information that can help police call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.