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Police: 2-year-old shot, critically wounded in Portsmouth

August 11, 2022 GMT

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — A toddler was shot and critically wounded in Portsmouth on Wednesday night, police said.

Portsmouth police said the shooting happened around 9:40 p.m. on Deep Creek Boulevard, news outlets reported. The 2-year-old boy was taken to a hospital, police said.

Police haven’t released details of the circumstances leading up to the shooting.