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Police: Man shot in Kinston early Saturday morning

By Alison Parker
Published On: Apr 13 2013 08:41:14 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 13 2013 08:10:57 PM CDT
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KINSTON, LENOIR COUNTY -

A man was shot in the neck around 1:25 a.m. Saturday, according to Sgt. Keith Goyette with the Kinston Police Department.

Police found that victim, who has not been identified, at a hospital.

He reported to police that he was a robbery victim.

It happened near the intersection of East Street and Washington Avenue, the same area as where a fatal shooting happened just hours before.

Goyette says investigators aren't sure whether the two shootings are related. Goyette says the early morning shooting didn't appear to be life-threatening.

Goyette says officers are investigating the incident.