3 people shot overnight in separate incidents in Portsmouth

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Three people were reportedly shot, including one who was seriously injured, in Portsmouth in apparently separate incidents late Monday night and into early Tuesday morning.

At approximately 10:42 p.m., police reported a man had sustained a gunshot wound near the intersection of Randolph Street and Elm Avenue. The injury was not considered life-threatening and he was taken to a hospital.

A 17-year-old showed up to a hospital with a gunshot wound, which was also not life-threatening, according to a tweet from Portsmouth police posted at 12:37 a.m. The teen is in stable condition, police said.

Police tweeted at 12:50 a.m. that a man had sustained a “serious” gunshot wound in a shooting incident near the 700 block of Broad Street. The man is receiving treatment.

No further information about these incidents has been available as of Tuesday morning.

This is a developing story.

Gavin Stone, gavin.stone@virginiamedia.com