Man found fatally shot in crashed car near Winston-Salem shopping complex

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are investigating after a 29-year-old man was shot and killed near a Winston-Salem shopping complex early Friday morning.

At about 2 a.m., officers were called to a shopping center on North Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in reference to shots fired. A short time later, they found the man dead from gunshot wounds in a crashed car on North Cleveland Avenue.

The man was a passenger, and the vehicle crashed into a parked car.

The area in front of MLK Arcade and a large portion of Cleveland Avenue were blocked off.

Additional details are unknown.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700.

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