PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police have been dispatched for a shooting in Portsmouth on Saturday afternoon.

Police received a call at 12:21 p.m. and units arrived on the scene at Kappatal Cuts Barber Shop at the 3700 block of Towne Point Road.

According to police the shooting took place at the 6500 block of Bickford Lane.

A man was shot in the torso and was driven to the Towne Center location.

The victim's injuries are serious.

No further information was released.

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