PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- A man was taken to the hospital after being shot Friday evening.

The shooting happened near the intersection of Hoover Street and Oak Street just after 9:30 p.m.

When officers arrived they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. His condition is unknown at this time.

No suspect information has been released.

If you have any information, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.