Police investigate Portsmouth shooting

Portsmouth Police at night

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Police are investigating a shooting Wednesday night in Portsmouth.

Detective Misty Holley with the Portsmouth Police Department said officers were called to Webster Avenue around 7:30 p.m. about a man who was injured. Officers found a man with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the torso.

The man was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Investigators do not yet have a suspect or motive in the case.

If you have any information about the shooting, you’re asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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