Man injured in Portsmouth shooting

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Officers with the Portsmouth Police Department are investigating a shooting that happened in the 2700 block of Elm Avenue Friday.

Dispatchers received the call shortly before 10 p.m. When police arrived at the scene, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his lower body.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries, which are believed to be non-life threatening.

There is no further information.

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