Deputies: Person found shot multiple times in abandoned lot in Asheboro
A homicide investigation is underway after a person was shot multiple times Sunday afternoon in an abandoned lot in Asheboro. The shooting happened just before 4:30 p.m. at 525 Booker T. Washington Ave. The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to a call for service in reference to a gunshot/assault. When patrol units arrived, authorities discovered that the person was shot multiple times. The person was taken to Randolph Hospital and pronounced dead shortly after arrival to the emergency room, deputies said. Detectives with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the shooting as a homicide.
Police are investigating an early morning shooting . Javen Rashad Collins, 20, of Inverness Street, was shot about 2:20 a.m. Wednesday, police said. Collins told police he was walking in the 3000 block of Gilmer Avenue when an unknown type of vehicle drove by and someone shot at him several times
WINSTON - SALEM , N.C. — Winston - Salem police say six people are recovering after being shot outside a bar on North Cherry Street. Officers were called to NOVA Lounge shortly after 1:30 a.m. Sunday, saying that a disturbance led up to the shooting . "I was just praying that my brother was still
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A teenager was taken to the hospital after a drive-by shooting in Winston-Salem, police report.
At about 6:21 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to a shooting at 1901 N. Dunleith Ave.
At the scene, police found 19-year-old Joshua Joel Vargas suffering from a gunshot wound to the left bicep.
The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police believe Vargas was standing on his front porch when someone in a Ford Bronco pulled up to the intersection of Bethlehem Lane and Dunleith Avenue and began firing at the teenager.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Winston-Salem police at (336) 727-2800.
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Winston-Salem Hall of Justice evacuated after threat.
Winston-Salem police are investigating a threat made towards the Hall of Justice in downtown Winston-Salem, according to investigators. The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office says the threat was made over the phone around 1:20 p.m. on Wednesday. The building was evacuated as a precaution. Officials say no specific individual was threatened. Winston-Salem police report 2nd Street, 3rd Street, Main Street and Liberty Street are closed around the Forsyth County Hall of Justice. The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is helping Winston-Salem police and the fire department investigate the threat. As of 2:45 p.m., no one is allowed back in the building.