ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WITN) – Police say a shots fired call led to the discovery of a man suffering from a gunshot wound in Elizabeth City.
They say it happened on Saturday night at approximately 10:47 pm in the area of Tatem Lane.
Authorities say they arrived in the area and were directed to a 30-year-old male patient at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Officers say they later determined the incident occurred in the area of Cahoon Street and Butlers Lane where several shell casings were recovered.
Police also responded to a shots fired call around 2:30 p.m. at the 1800 Block of Weeksville Road and located a 38-year-old man with a gunshot wound.
This is an active ongoing investigation, and the Police Department urges anyone with additional information about this incident to contact the Elizabeth City Police Department at (252) 335-4321 or the Crime Line at (252) 335-5555. All information received will remain anonymous and strictly confidential.
WITN has reached out Elizabeth City Police Department for an update Monday morning.