Whiteville Police officers investigate Monday afternoon shooting

Whiteville Police officers investigate Monday afternoon shooting
Whiteville Police officers responded to a shooting at the 300 block of E. Walter Street Monday at 5:00 p.m. (Source: Pixabay)

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (WECT) - Whiteville Police officers responded to a shooting at the 300 block of E. Walter Street Monday at 5:00 p.m.

Upon arrival at the scene, officers discovered a male victim with a gunshot wound to his lower body.

The man was transported to Columbus Regional Health Care with injuries that appeared to be non-life threatening.

The incident is under investigation and this story will be updated as new information becomes available.

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