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Weapon discharged into an occupied vehicle

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Officers responded to a call for a possible armed robbery around 2:00 a.m. Sunday morning.

According to Wilmington Police, the victims were in their vehicle at 2066 Washington Street when a male suspect approached the passenger window and knocked on it.

Another male suspect then approached the driver's door with a gun in his hand.

The victim quickly put his vehicle in gear and drove away, circled the neighborhood and returned to his house.

There was one bullet hole in the trunk of the victim's car and a shell casing was found on scene.

The victim was unable to describe the suspects or the direction they fled in.

There were no reports of any injury.

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