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Conflict over girlfriend leads to shooting in Winston-Salem; shooter found crying beside vehicle

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William Adam Nunn

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem teen was arrested after an argument with another man over his girlfriend led to a shooting.

Officers responded to a reported shooting at 155 Cedar Lake Trail on Monday just before 9 p.m.

When authorities arrived, they found Bradley Griffin lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to his abdomen and William Nunn, 18, lying on the ground next to his vehicle crying.

An investigation revealed that the men were in an ongoing argument over Griffin’s involvement with Nunn’s girlfriend.

The two men agreed to meet at the apartment complex where Nunn’s girlfriend lives. When Nunn arrived, he was armed with a .45 semi-automatic pistol.

During the confrontation, Nunn shot Griffin in the abdomen, according to police.

When police arrived Nunn surrendered without resistance.

Griffin was taken to NC Baptist Hospital for treatment. He is currently listed in serious, but stable condition.

Nunn was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and carrying a concealed weapon.

He is being held under a $150,000 secured bond in the Forsyth County Detention Center. Nunn is expected to appear in court on Oct. 29.