Police ask for help in finding shooting suspect

May 3, 2013 

— Police are asking for the public’s help in connection to a Friday afternoon shooting that left one person in North Raleigh wounded with injuries not considered life-threatening.

Police by late Friday afternoon had not disclosed the name of the victim.

Emergency workers transported the man to WakeMed in Raleigh where he is being treated for a gunshot wound to the torso, Jim Sughrue, a police spokesman reported.

Police were alerted shortly before 2:30 p.m. when 911 dispatchers received a call about a man with gunshot wound who had gone to a home in the 6500 block of Andron Drive, near Louisburg Road, for help, Sughrue reported.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP or go to the CrimeStoppers Web site at www.raleighcrimestoppers.org for instructions on how to report a tip online or by text message. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service