Fight leads to shooting outside Walmart in Harnett County

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CAMERON, N.C. (WNCN) – A 21-year-old man was shot during a fight on Sunday outside of a Walmart in Harnett County, the sheriff’s office said.

Deputies were called to the Walmart located at 2800 Highway 87 in Cameron just after 3 p.m.

Once on scene, deputies learned the shooting victim ran to a nearby restaurant, the sheriff’s office said.

The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment of a single gunshot wound to the arm.

Witnesses told deputies the victim got into a fight with another man outside the Walmart when the shot was fired, the sheriff’s office said.

The victim has since been released from the hospital.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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