Man sent to hospital following afternoon shooting in Raleigh

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Police are investigating after a man was found shot Wednesday afternoon in east Raleigh.

Officers responded to the 3800 block of New Bern Avenue, which is near its intersection with Trawick Road, just after 3:45 p.m. Wednesday. They found a man who was suffering from a gunshot wound, a news release said.

The victim was taken to the hospital.

As of 4:45 p.m., police were still on scene investigating. One lane of New Bern Avenue was blocked.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Raleigh CrimeStoppers at 919-834-HELP.

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