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Suspect in vehicle fired shots at man

November 09, 2015



WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Wilmington police found several shell casings in the 600 block of Castle Street, after a shot spotter alerted to gunfire Monday afternoon.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, the alert came in around 1:35 p.m., but police did not find any victims or property damage.

A witness told police someone in a white Ford passenger vehicle fired shots at a man in a red hoodie.

Williston Middle and Gregory Elementary schools were put under a shelter in place after the shots were fired near the schools.

The shelter in place was lifted shortly after 2:00 p.m.

Police are investigating the incident.

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