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FIRST ON 3: WPD investigating 8th Street shooting


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Matthew Dale Lewis of Hampstead was shot on 8th Street between Wooster and Dawson Streets around noon Wednesday.

Witnesses say the shooter was a black male with long dread locks.

Police say the victim either drove or was driven to 6th and Meares Streets, where he was picked up and taken to the hospital.

Wilmington police are investigating and ask that you contact them with any information.

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