Homicide investigation underway following fatal shooting at Greensboro apartment complex
GREENSBORO, N.C. — A shooting that happened early Friday morning in Greensboro is now being investigated as a homicide.
Officers with the Greensboro Police Department responded to 3914 Overland Heights in reference to a shooting just before 1 a.m.
There they found Timothy Eugene Phifer, Jr., 24, of Greensboro, suffering from a gunshot wound. Police now say Phifer died from his injury.
According to police, Phifer was shot during a dispute in the parking lot of Colony Square Apartments.
Detectives are still investigating the incident but said they believe Phifer knew the person who shot him.