Police: 2 men seriously injured in Portsmouth shooting


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Two men were seriously injured in a shooting late Wednesday night in Portsmouth. 

Police say they received a call around 11:30 p.m. requesting medical and police help near the intersection of intersection of Buchanan Avenue and Merrimac Drive.

Responding officers found one man suffering from a gunshot wound at the scene, and a second man while canvassing the area.

Police say both men were shot in the lower body.

No other information was immediately available.

If you have anything that could help police, call the Crime Line. 

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