WPD: Victim, witnesses silent about shooting


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Police say the victim and several witnesses are not talking about a shooting last night in Wilmington.

WPD officers responded to the area of 12th and Grace streets around 7 p.m. They found a 20-year-old man who had been shot in the left leg.

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Officers found two .40 caliber shell casings in the road.

Police say the victim did not provide officers with any information about who shot him or why. WPD says despite numerous people standing around the immediate area, no one provided any additional information to investigators.

The victim was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment.