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BREAKING: Female Portsmouth Police Officer Repeatedly Shot

A female Portsmouth police officer was repeatedly shot on Monday afternoon.

Portsmouth, VA – A police officer was shot in Portsmouth on Monday at around 2:45 PM.

The shooting happened in the 2500 block of Hickory St, according to WTKR.

The officer has only been identified as a female officer who was hit multiple times. No information has been released at this time about the identity of the suspect or their disposition.

The officer has been transported to the hospital, and no word on her condition has been released at this time.

UPDATE: 8News reports that the suspect escaped the area and is currently at large.

UPDATE: Teenage male in custody for shooting.

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