Man crashes car in Portsmouth after being shot; police looking for white hatchback


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A man crashed his car on Friday afternoon on Frederick Boulevard in Portsmouth after being shot, police say.

A Portsmouth police spokeswoman said the man crashed a car in the 2200 block of Frederick Boulevard around 4:15 p.m. as he was attempting to get himself some medical assistance.

He was taken by Portsmouth medics to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Police said on Monday that they were looking for three armed suspects in a white hatchback who were possibly connected to the shooting. It appears that the vehicle may be a Volkswagen Golf or GTI, police said.

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

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