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UPDATE: Victim shot near a Wilmington high school identified

Posted: Updated: March 12, 2014 03:58 PM
A person was shot in the area of 12th and Chestnut Streets, according to New Hanover County Dispatchers. The 911 call came in around 4 p.m. A person was shot in the area of 12th and Chestnut Streets, according to New Hanover County Dispatchers. The 911 call came in around 4 p.m.
Officials said EMS, New Hanover County Sheriff's Deputies, and Wilmington Police Officers are on scene investigating. Officials said EMS, New Hanover County Sheriff's Deputies, and Wilmington Police Officers are on scene investigating.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Multiple law enforcement agencies were called to respond to reports of a shooting that took place Tuesday afternoon near New Hanover High School.

A person was shot on 12th Street near the corner store around 4 p.m.

Police on scene said the victim then ran down 12th Street before collapsing between Princess and Chestnut Streets. 

Wilmington Police said 18-year-old Joshua Gore was shot. His conditions are unknown at this time.

Officials said EMS, New Hanover County Sheriff's Deputies, and Wilmington Police Officers all responded to investigating the incident.

No other details are known at this time.

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