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Wilmington Police Department says no witnesses or known injuries in Sunday-night shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that took place near Creekwood last night (Port City Daily photo / FILE)
Police are investigating a shooting that took place near Houston Moore last night. (Port City Daily photo / FILE)

WILMINGTON — Authorities responded to multiple ShotSpotter alerts near the Huston Moore Terrace housing complex on Sunday night; despite evidence of a shooting, there were no witnesses and no apparent injuries.

According to the Wilmington Police Department (WPD), “[a]round 10:20 p.m. Sunday, November 24, Wilmington police received three ShotSpotter alerts at almost the same time from the vicinity of the 1300-block of Greenfield Street.”

According to WPD, officers found over a dozen shell casing in the area. Officers could not locate any witnesses and there were apparently no injuries. WPD officers patrolled the area for the rest of the night without incident.

It is not known if the incident was related to the Friday night shooting which injured at least three people.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Wilmington police at (910)-343-3620 or visit www.tip708.com to provide information anonymously.

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