17-year-old shot Monday night in Winston-Salem
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A teenager was shot in Winston-Salem after an altercation Monday night, according to police.
Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 9:49 p.m. at the 1000 block of E. Fifteenth Street.
The victim, 17-year-old Rakey James Baldwin, was found with a single gunshot wound to the foot.
The victim told police that he was in an altercation with another person who brandished a gun and shot him.
The police report lists the suspect as between the ages of 18 and 25.
Officials brought Baldwin to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police say the victim and assailant appear to know each other and believe the shooting was not random.
Winston-Salem police ask anything with information to contact Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.
That same night, a few hours later, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police responded to another shooting involving teenagers.