Man shot three times in Whiteville recovering in hospital

Published: Sep. 25, 2013 at 11:16 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 29, 2013 at 11:16 PM EDT
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The shooting happened in the parking lot outside the Sandy Ridge Apartments in Whiteville.
The shooting happened in the parking lot outside the Sandy Ridge Apartments in Whiteville.
Police say Deshawn Pridgen was shot in his upper chest and in both legs
Police say Deshawn Pridgen was shot in his upper chest and in both legs

WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) – Shortly after midnight on Tuesday a shooting sent one man to the hospital.

The shooting happened in the parking lot outside the Sandy Ridge Apartments in Whiteville. Police say Deshawn Pridgen was shot in his upper chest and in both legs. He was transported to the hospital where he is currently recovering.

We are continuing to monitor this situation, and will update you both on air and online with the latest developments.

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