A 40-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting Thursday night in Portsmouth, police said.
Around 8:23 p.m., officers responded to the 5100 block of Vick Street near the 757 Smoke Shop for reports of gunfire. At the scene, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Officials haven't released information regarding a suspect. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Portsmouth Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division at (757) 393-8536 or to submit an anonymous tip through the Portsmouth Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP
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