Man injured in shooting on Carolina Beach Road

Man shot in thigh Tuesday night

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A man was injured in a shooting Tuesday night on Carolina Beach Road.

According to Lt. Jerry Brewer with the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the 6100 block of Carolina Beach Road near the Masonboro Landing Shopping Center where they found a man at the scene with a gunshot wound to his upper thigh.

The victim was taken to the hospital. The extent of his injury is not known at this time.

Brewer said the investigation is ongoing.

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