Juvenile injured in shooting in Portsmouth Tuesday


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police said a juvenile was injured in a shooting Tuesday afternoon.

Police responded at 2:17 p.m. to the 3000 block of Airline Boulevard for a report of a person with a gunshot wound.

They arrived and found a male juvenile who had been shot. His injuries were not considered life-threatening.

The boy was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Police did not release the boy’s age.

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