Police: Man has serious injuries after Portsmouth shooting

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police say a man has serious injuries following a shooting in the city Tuesday night.

An officer in the area notified others about the shooting after hearing gunshots in the 3200 block of Brighton St. at 8:36 p.m.

Police arrived moments later and found an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso. He’s been taken to local hospital with serious injuries.

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