Police: 2 men injured in Portsmouth shooting


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police are investigating after someone shot two men on Seminole Drive on Monday morning.

According to a tweet from Portsmouth Police, the shooting happened just after 4 a.m. in the 10 block of Seminole Drive. One man was shot in the torso and the other in the upper body.

Medics took both men to a local hospital for treatment. Police spokesperson Misty Holley says both men are expected to survive.

Tyrone Robinson said his grandmother woke up to the sounds and sights of sirens, and says he knows one of the men who was shot.

He says he’s a family friend.

“Shocking, devastating,” Robinson said. “Like I said it was just shocking.”

There was security at the Bayview Garden apartments on Monday and police are looking for suspects.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates.

A man in the area told 10 On Your Side he saw police car after police car Monday morning, and that his grandmother woke up because of the sound.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates.

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