New details: Police looking for shooter after man injured in shooting near UNCG’s campus

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police are investigating a shooting reported near the campus of UNC-Greensboro that left one man injured.

Police said the victim was a 21-year-old man who was shot at Campus Crossing Apartments, located at 708 S. Chapman St., around 8:30 on Sunday night.

The victim first tried to get to the hospital in a private car, then was picked up by an ambulance on Spring Garden Street .

He was taken to Moses Cone Hospital with what could be life-threatening injuries and had to undergo surgery, according to authorities.

Officers will not confirm if the victim is a student at UNCG or not.

UNCG police tweeted a description of the suspect just after the shooting.

Police are still investigating. Details about the circumstances surrounding the shooting have not been released.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Must-See Stories

More Must-See Stories

MOST POPULAR

Follow FOX8 on Twitter