Police: Portsmouth man killed in overnight shooting


UPDATE: Portsmouth police say they arrested 27-year-old Harvey L. Rogers in connection this homicide on Saturday night. 

Rogers has been charged with second degree murder, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Virginia Beach police assisted in his arrest. 


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A man died after being shot early Monday morning in Portsmouth.

Portsmouth police said officers were called to an area on Carver Circle just before 12:30 a.m. for a shooting. A man found shot at the scene was taken to the hospital. 

Police said the man — who was identified as 53-year-old Johnnie C. Gore — later died. The case was classified as a homicide.

10 On Your Side is working to get more details. Stay with WAVY.com for the latest.

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