Police investigate after man shot in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Police are investigating after a man was shot Wednesday night.

Officers were called to the 3700 block of George Washington Highway around 8:15 p.m.

Police said the victim was a man who had a gunshot wound in his lower torso.

He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Detectives do not have a suspect or motive in this case. If you have any information that could help in the investigation, call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.