PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- A juvenile was killed in a shooting on Merrimac Drive Friday night.

The shooting happened in the 30 block of Merrimac Drive just before 11 p.m.

Officers patrolling nearby heard the gunshots and found a juvenile boy suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local area hospital where he died.

The boy's identity has not been released.

Investigators have no suspects at this time. They ask any with information to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.