WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Officers with the Wilmington Police Department are searching for several suspects involved in a bar fight that left the victim unconscious.
Officers responded to reports of a fight at The Triangle Lounge off Wrightsville Avenue early Thursday morning. When police and EMS arrived, the victim was found beaten and unconscious.
Witnesses say one of the suspects pulled out a handgun during the fight and tried to shoot the victim, but misfired. A bartender managed to take the gun during the altercation and later handed it over to police as evidence.
Investigators are looking for multiple suspects involved in the fight including several males and one female.
The victim was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment.
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