Man shot by officer released from hospital

WILMINGTON -- An update this morning on the condition of the man shot by police Thursday night: Wilmington police say New Hanover Regional Medical Center released William Inman this weekend. He appeared before a magistrate Saturday. He's charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, operating a video gambling machine, and assault with a deadly weapon on a law enforcement officer. Thursday night a Wilmington police officer shot Inman after he pulled a gun on officers serving search warrants at a suspected video poker operation. That officer is on paid leave. Inman is in the New Hanover County jail under $200,000 bond.

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