One man injured after shooting in Wilmington

Shooting background (Photo: MGN Online)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A man was taken to the hospital following a shooting in Wilmington Monday evening, according to police.

The Wilmington Police Department says officers responded to the 1100 block of Rankin St. around 6:05 p.m. in reference to a multiple-round Shotspotter alert.

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According to WPD, officers found a 20-year-old man shot. He was transported to NHRMC.

It’s unknown if his injuries are life-threatening.

This case is still under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact WPD at (910) 343-3609 or use Text-a-Tip to remain anonymous.