Portsmouth police investigate early morning shooting

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Detectives with the Portsmouth Police Department are investigating a shooting incident that occurred  in the 3200 block of George Washington Hwy Sunday morning.

Officials said that dispatch was notified of the shooting around 3:30 a.m. after a man walked into a local hospital with a gunshot wound to the upper body.

The status of the man’s injuries and details of the incident are unknown at this time.

Stay tuned to News 3 for updates.