Portsmouth Police investigate shooting on Melvin Drive

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth Police are investigating after a man was shot on Melvin Drive, near Portsmouth Boulevard, overnight.

According to tweets from Portsmouth Police, someone shot a man in his lower body around 12:28 a.m. on Melvin Drive.

Paramedics took the man to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

No information on a potential suspect or the circumstances surrounding the shooting has been released by police.

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