1 man dead, another seriously hurt in shooting on Dunedin Road in Portsmouth


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — One man is dead and another has life-threatening injuries after a shooting Friday afternoon in Portsmouth.

It happened around 2:25 p.m. just outside the Hodges Manor apartments in the 600 block of Dunedin Road, just off Portsmouth Blvd. near Airline Blvd.

Police say 34-year-old Donta Copeland was found at the scene with a fatal gunshot wound. A second man was sent to a local hospital and is expected to recover.

Those with information can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting www.P3tips.com and submitting a tip.

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