Young man dies after shooting in Raleigh neighborhood


RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Police are investigating after a person was injured and later died in a shooting in the 1600 block of Burgundy Street early Saturday morning.

UPDATE: No charges filed in Raleigh shooting that left 22-year-old man dead, police say

Officers responded to a call concerning a shooting shortly before 2 a.m.

Once on scene, officers located the shooting victim. The victim, later identified as Jewan Merkel Philip, was transported to the hospital.

Around 4:20 p.m. Saturday, police announced that Philip, 22, died from injuries suffered in the shooting.

Police have not released any information regarding a suspect.

Anyone with information that might assist detectives is asked to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP.

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