Portsmouth teen suffering from life threatening injuries after shooting

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A 17-year-old male is in a hospital suffering from life-threatening injuries after being shot in the upper body on Sunday.

Police tell News 3 the shooting happened in the 600 block of Jefferson Ave. around 7 p.m.

The teen was transported to a hospital for his injuries.

Currently, officers do not have a suspect or a motive in this case.

If you have any information about this or any crime in the City of Portsmouth, investigators urge you to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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