Person injured in shooting, car theft in Greensboro

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Greensboro police patrol car. (File photo)

GREENSBORO, N.C. — One person was injured in a shooting and vehicle theft in Greensboro Wednesday evening.

The incident happened at 6:20 p.m. near the intersection of East Bessemer Avenue and Waugh Street.

The victim was shot while inside the car, according to Lt. W.J. Redfearn, with Greensboro police. After the shooting, the victim’s car was stolen.

The victim was taken to a local hospital.

Redfearn said the stolen car, a red Honda, was located a short distance away.

No suspect information has been released.