WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — Winston-Salem police are investigating after an individual was shot within the head on Friday, in response to a Winston-Salem Police Division information launch.
Winston-Salem police say they got here to the 2200 block of Nice Avenue at 5:16 p.m. after they have been instructed a few reported capturing.
On the scene, police say they discovered a 21-year-old man affected by a single gunshot wound to the top.
Investigators say that the 21-year-old sufferer and a 19-year-old man have been sitting in a automotive on Nice Avenue when the sufferer was shot,
Investigators say that primarily based on the proof gathered to date, the incident was not a random act of violence and seems to be a focused assault.
The sufferer was taken to a neighborhood hospital with what police say is a “non-life-threatening injury.”
Whether or not or not the 19-year-old male was damage within the capturing will not be identified on the time.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anybody with any data relating to this investigation ought to name the Winston-Salem Police Division at (336) 773-7700, Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800, or En Espanol (336) 728-3904. You can also view “Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem Forsyth County” on Facebook. A Crime Stoppers Tip Form can also be located online. Data given to Crime Stoppers could be accomplished anonymously. The Textual content-A-Tip program could be reached at (336) 276-1717 and lets you textual content suggestions, images and movies to the Winston-Salem Police Division. Please word that textual content suggestions usually are not nameless.
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