Man shot in the leg several times in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a man was injured in a shooting incident Wednesday in Portsmouth.

Emergency crews responded to the 1100 block of Virginia Avenue at 11:03 p.m.

The 21-year-old man suffered several gunshot wounds to his leg, according to police. He was taken to the hospital for treatment and is expected to be OK.

If you know anything about this shooting, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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