Wilmington Police identify man shot and killed Saturday

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WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The Wilmington Police Department has identified the man shot and killed on Saturday afternoon.

According to Wilmington Police spokeswoman Jennifer Dandron, officers responded to a report of a man shot at South 6th Street and Castle Street around 2:40 p.m.

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Upon arrival, officers found Percy Woods, 40, who was then transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Woods later died as a result of his injuries.

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating and treating the case as a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact WPD or use Text a Tip.