Man seriously hurt in Portsmouth shooting


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A man was seriously hurt in a shooting Thursday morning in Portsmouth overnight, police say.

Portsmouth police said in a tweet officers were called to South Street around 1 a.m. A man was found at the scene suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower body.

The man was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting were not immediately clear. Police said in the tweet no other information was available.

Stay with for the latest developments.

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