Police searching for gunman who shot offduty security officer

Police searching for gunman who shot offduty security officer

first_imgWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in Wilmington late Monday night and left a man injured.The shooting was in the 1400 block of Wooster Street and happened around 11:40 p.m.- Advertisement – According to the Wilmington Police Department (WPD), officers responded to the scene after receiving a Shotspotter notification involving multiple rounds fired at this location.Sgt. J. Lachapelle with WPD told WWAY the victim was a security officer but that he was not working at the time. The victim was sitting in his vehicle when he was struck by a bullet in his arm, Lachapelle said.The victim drove himself to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where he was treated.Related Article: GoFundMe created to help Raleigh officer shot in line of dutyIf you know anything about the shooting, call WPD at 901-343-3609 or use Text-A-Tip.last_img


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