Police: Robbery near bar ends in shots fired

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Police responded to a robbery and shots fired near Courts and Sports around 1:30 Thursday morning, according to Lt. Blanton with the Wilmington Police Department.

Two men said they were leaving the bar near Lancelot Dr. when they were approached by three other men.

One of the suspects pulled out a weapon. He reportedly fired one shot in the air when one of the victims ran. The suspects took $25 from the other victim and ran away from the scene.

Police say both victims were apparently intoxicated and unable to identify the suspects. No arrests have been made.

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