Police investigating homicide near Greensboro Urban Ministry

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GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed near the Greensboro Urban Ministry Wednesday afternoon.

The shooting happened at about 12:35 p.m. at the corner of South Eugene Street and West Gate City Boulevard. A witness at the nearby Greensboro Urban Ministry called 911 to report the shooting.

When officers arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his upper torso. The victim died after being taken to a local hospital.

Police believe it is an "isolated incident" and the people knew each other. A news release from Greensboro police said a "disorder between two men" escalated to the fatal shooting.

The suspect is still on the loose.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000.