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Officers respond to shots fired call near Seventh, Wright Streets

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Officers responded to a shots fired call near Seventh and Wright Streets in the Garden Lake Estate (Village at Greenfield) area around 10:15 Thursday night.

According to police, while responding to the call, officers stopped a suspicious vehicle in the area. Marcus Williams, who was a passenger in the vehicle, ran from the car. Police chased Williams on foot and noticed a firearm in his hand. Williams was able to get away; however, officers were able to obtain the gun.

Officers say the gun was stolen and since then they have taken out warrants for possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of a stolen firearm.

Police say the other two people in the vehicle, Gregory Tyshaun Nixon and Jamal Goodman, were charged with possession of schedule six.

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