WILMINGTON — Authorities are investigating an early morning shooting that left one man injured in the Houston Moore housing development.
According to the Wilmington Police Department, officers responded to the 1300 block of Willard Street in Houston Moore after nearby patrols heard gunshots.
Officers arriving on the scene found a 31-year-old man with one or more gunshot wounds. As of around 5 a.m., the victim was in stable condition at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, according to WPD.
WPD tweeted out a brief report of the shooting around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday morning. WPD followed up with a few additional details on Saturday afternoon.
WPD is investigating a shooting in the Houston Moore Community. One male victim. More details to come.— Wilmington Police (@WilmingtonPD) August 22, 2020
This case is still under investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Wilmington Police Department at (910)-343-3609 or use tip708.com to provide information anonymously.