Greenville Police investigating shooting


GREENVILLE, Pitt County - Greenville Police are investigating a shooting near Ridge Place, according to Kristen Hunter.

At approximately 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Greenville police officers responded to the 100 block of Ridge Place for the report of shots fired, according to Hunter.

Upon arrival, officers found a man suffering from a gun shot wound. The victim was transported to Vidant Medical Center with what appear to be non-life-threatening injuries. His name will be released at a later date, according to police.

Officers are still investigating a motive for the shooting; however, at this time it does not appear to have been a random incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Greenville Police Department (252) 329-4315 or Crime Stoppers (252) 758-7777. Crime Stoppers offers up to a $2,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest.

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