Shooting on New Bern Avenue puts Raleigh high school on lockdown


RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A shooting on New Bern Avenue put a Raleigh high school on lockdown Wednesday afternoon.

One person sustained a gunshot wound in the arm and was transported to WakeMed with non-life threatening injuries, according to a news release from Raleigh police.

The incident occurred in the 2100 block of New Bern Avenue, and at 12 p.m. Enloe High School was placed on code red lockdown as a precaution, Wake County Public Schools Communications Director Lisa Luten confirmed.

School was dismissed on time, under the supervision of Raleigh Police and all after school activities were canceled.

The investigation remains ongoing, and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information that might assist the investigation of the incident is asked to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP

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