NC A&T nursing student killed in Greensboro shooting


GREENSBORO, NC (WTVD) — The North Carolina A&T University community is mourning the loss of an 18-year-old nursing student from Raleigh who was killed in an overnight shooting in Greensboro.

The Greensboro Police Department said officers responded to a shooting along the 900 block of Omaha Street around 12:20 a.m.

On arrival, officers found Jalen Scott Dunston, 18, of Raleigh, suffering from a gunshot wound. Officials said CPR was performed at the scene, but Dunston later died from injuries.

Dunston was a freshman nursing student in the College of Health and Human Sciences at NC A&T State University, but before that, he was a student at Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School where he also played football.

Sunday night, Dunston’s mother, Erika Jones, said she is distraught, “My soul is going to hurt for the rest of my life.”

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