Wilmington Police identify victim in Friday night homicide

Wilmington Police identify victim in Friday night homicide
Detectives with the Wilmington Police Department are investigating a Friday night homicide. (Source: Associated Press)

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Detectives with the Wilmington Police Department are investigating a Friday night homicide. Police have identified the victim as 26-year-old Titus Antonio Vaughn.

Just before 8:30 Friday night, police responded to the 100 block of S. 11th Street in reference to a Shotspotter alert. When they arrived, a 26-year-old male with life-threatening wounds. He was taken to NHRMC, but died due to injuries.

A spokesperson with WPD says the department extends their deepest sympathies to those impacted by the shooting.

Anyone with information should call WPD at 910-343-3609 or use their anonymous online tip methods.

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