Monday, August 15, 2022

Juvenile shot early Saturday morning

(Port City Daily photo/Alexandria Sands)

WILMINGTON — Around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, a ShotSpotter alert notified police. Upon arrival in the 400 block of N. 30th Street, the officers found a 17-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound.

Law enforcement provided medical aid and the victim was transported by EMS to Novant Regional Medical Hospital.

According to a release, the juvenile is in stable condition.

WPD continues to investigate the assault and asks anyone with information to contact them at 910-343-3609 or send a message to 847411 using the keyword “WPDNC.” The tip 411 app is also available.

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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.

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