PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Police responded to a juvenile who was shot in the leg in the 4200 block of Morgate Lane on Sunday morning.
Dispatch received the call at 11:16 a.m. According to Detective Misty Holley with Portsmouth Police Department, another juvenile boy was playing with a gun that they found outside which resulted in a 9-year-old being shot in the leg.
He was transported to Norfolk Sentara General with non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation is still ongoing and charges are pending in this case.