19-year-old shot in gated community in Fayetteville

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Authorities in Fayetteville are searching for the person who shot a 19-year-old man late Wednesday night.

The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. at the Eagle Point Village Apartments on Cliffdale Road, according to WTVD.

The victim told police that he was shot by an unknown person while in the complex’s pool area.

Authorities said the unidentified teenager was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).

Source: WTVD