PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating after one person was injured in a shooting Tuesday evening.

Police were called to the 2700 block of High Street just after 7:15 p.m.

When police arrived they found a man who had been shot multiple times in the torso. He was taken to a local area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police believe the shooting happened in the 1100 block of Virginia Avenue.

No suspect information is available at this time.

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