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Police investigating shooting death in Whiteville

Police in Whiteville are investigating a shooting death. (Source: Raycom Media) Police in Whiteville are investigating a shooting death. (Source: Raycom Media)
WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) -

Police in Whiteville are investigating the shooting death of a man in the city early Monday morning.

Authorities say Juwan Young, 22, was the victim in the shooting shortly after 12 a.m. Monday.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 808 North Thompson Street and found Young with several gunshot wounds.  

He was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Police say they are investigating several leads, but if you have any information that could help, you are encouraged to call the police at (910) 642-5111. 

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