New Bern police investigate shooting

New Bern, N.C. (WNCT) – A man suffering from a gunshot wound was found lying on the ground bleeding Thursday afternoon, according to New Bern police.

Officers say they responded to the 2400 block of Spencer Avenue at 3:18 p.m., and found the man wounded.

Police say the man was been transported by ambulance to CarolinaEast Medical Center and then airlifted to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC for treatment.

The man’s condition is unknown at this time.

Detectives are actively investigating the incident, interviewing witnesses and following up on active leads.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Bern Police Department at (252) 633-2020.

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