Man seriously injured after Portsmouth shooting

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 2400 block of Staunton Avenue that left a man seriously injured Tuesday afternoon.

The call came in at 4:45 p.m.

Police told News 3 reporter Nana-Séntuo Bonsu the man was shot in the torso. While there is no information about his current status, authorities said his injuries are serious.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

There is no further information.

Stay with News 3 for updates.


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