Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Officers investigating Friday morning shooting

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Police Department is currently investigating a shooting in the 200 block of S. 13. and Ann streets. 

The department noted in a release officers were two blocks away from the location upon hearing gunshots. They responded to the scene to find one female juvenile and male adult victim had sustained injuries during the shooting.

WPD noted in a release law enforcement conducted life-saving measures and applied a tourniquet before EMS transported the victims to Novant Health NHRMC. The injuries are non-life-threatening, according to the police.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to call WPD at 910-343-3609 or use the anonymous Tip 411 app.

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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.

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