PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth Police are working to learn what led up to an early morning shooting in the city.

It was just before 4 Saturday morning when first responders got a call about someone being shot. When police got to the 1100 block of Virginia Avenue, they tell us they found a man with a gunshot wound they believe to be life-threatening.

He was taken to a local hospital.

We are working to learn if police are looking for a suspect or if they have any suspect information.

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