Suffolk man arrested after shooting on Pierce Street in Portsmouth


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a Suffolk man has been arrested after another man was injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon in Portsmouth.

The call came in at 4:19 p.m. for the incident in the 3500 block of Pierce Street.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

There is no information on his age or the circumstances surrounding the incident at this time.

On Monday morning, police said they were searching for 27-year-old Keith D. Williams. He faces charges of malicious wounding, use of a firearm, shooting into an occupied dwelling, shooting from a moving vehicle and reckless handling of a firearm.

He turned himself in later Monday, police said around 7 p.m.

Keith Williams (Photo provided by Portsmouth Police)

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip online.

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