Thursday, December 8, 2022

Friday afternoon shooting leaves one injured

WILMINGTON — A 26-year-old male is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries after being shot in the 3600 block of Metting Road on Friday afternoon.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, officers were called to the scene and found the victim, who was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center by EMS.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information can call (910) 343-3609.

Tips or comments? Email

Subscribe now and then sign up for our newsletter, Wilmington Wire, to get the headlines delivered to your inbox every morning.

Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

Related Articles