Portsmouth Police investigate shooting

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Portsmouth Police is investigating a shooting that happened around 1:30 p.m. in the city. 

Police said the shooting happened in the 1100 block of Mount Vernon Ave., and said a man was shot in the lower body. He has been taken to a hospital for his injuries. His condition is unknown.

No further information was provided by police.

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