Man fatally shot on Edwards Street in Portsmouth Sunday night


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A man died Sunday after being shot on Edwards Street in Portsmouth.

According to the police, the shooting happened around 6:15 p.m. in the 600 block of Edwards Street. Officers found the 38-year-old victim at the scene and he was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Those with information should call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3 Tips app on their Apple or Android device or at

The shooting happened not far from the site of another shooting Sunday on Dale Drive in Portsmouth. It’s unclear if the shootings are related at this time.

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