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Kinston Police: Man shot in neck during armed robbery

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Apr 16 2013 06:03:48 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 16 2013 08:58:28 AM CDT
KINSTON, LENOIR COUNTY -

Kinston Police said they are looking for two suspects who shot a man in the neck during an armed robbery.

According to investigators, the incident happened at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday on E. Washington Ave. They said the two robbers approached two men and demanded that the victims empty their pockets.

One of the victims was shot in the neck, police said. He was taken to a local hospital with a non-life threatening injuries

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Kinston Police at 252-939-3220.