Two men shot in Portsmouth during the late night hours of Halloween

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - According to Police, two men have been shot in Portsmouth around 11:30 p.m., Wednesday night.

Police responded to the intersection of Buchanan Avenue and Merrimac Drive after receiving a call that requested police and medical assistance.

When officers arrived, they found two adult males, both suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower body.

Both adult males were transported to a local hospital.

This investigation remains ongoing and there is no other additional information at this time.

Last week, a man was seriously injured in a shooting that occurred right up the street from this location.

If you have any information about this crime take action and call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.