KERNERSVILLE, N.C. -- A security guard was shot early Monday during a robbery at a Kernersville business, according to a news release from the Kernersville Police Department.
At approximately 4:30 a.m., Kernersville Police responded to an armed robbery at the Fun Zone Sweepstakes, located at 723 E. Mountain St.
Upon arrival, officers found someone suffering from a gunshot wound.
It was determined that during the robbery, the suspect(s) shot and wounded a private security guard.
The victim was taken to a local hospital by EMS with serious injuries.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Kernersville Police Department.
BREAKING: Kernersville Police Department on scene at reported armed robbery. Police say the suspect(s) shot and wounded a private security guard at Fun Zone Sweepstakes. @myfox8 pic.twitter.com/jH2LyLdDq0
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