PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

It happened just after 11:30 p.m. Saturday on the 300 block of Avondale Road. When officers arrived on the scene they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds.

Medics took the man to the hospital, where he is being treated.

We are working to learn more about this incident.

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