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Police: Man shot near bar

Published On: Jan 18 2014 04:06:11 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 19 2014 07:07:49 PM CST

New Bern Police are investigating the case of a man shot near Nikki's Bar & Lounge, on Bern Street. The victim said he doesn't know why someone would shoot at him.

NEW BERN, CRAVEN COUNTY -

New Bern Police are investigating the case of a man shot near Nikki's Bar & Lounge, on Bern Street.

Telly Miles, 39, was treated at a hospital for minor gunshot wounds, police said.

The incident happened at approximately 2 a.m. Saturday.

Miles said he left Nikki's Bar & Lounge with his friends. He said as he was getting into the passenger side of a car he heard gunshots.

"I saw the glass shattered. I got in the car, shut the door, and the glass fell in the car. I was like 'we got hit they shot at us'. Then we drove off. I looked at my arm and it was bloody. We went straight to the Emergency room,"Miles said.

Miles was released from the hospital.

Miles said he was at the bar with friends and walked

No one has been arrested.