New Bern police investigating Wednesday night shooting, three men in hospital

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) – Police in the east say they are investigating a shooting Wednesday night after a call and three men showing up to a hospital with gunshot wounds.

The New Bern Police Department says three men were moved to ECU Health Medical Center in Greenville after showing up at CarolinaEast Medical Center with gunshot wounds last night.

Officers say at 9:49 p.m., someone called complaining of gunfire in the 3800 block of Blue Grass Court. Officers say after getting there, they found evidence of a shooting at the entrance of Wyndsor Park Apartments.

Officials say officers didn’t find any victims at the scene, but gathered evidence and spoke to witnesses.

Soon after, police communications alerted the officers to the three men at the New Bern hospital with gunshot wounds.

Investigators ask anyone with information to reach out to the police department using the Tip411 system by texting the keywords NBPDTIP with your tip to 847411 or calling the Craven County Crime Stopper line at (252) 633-5141.

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