Kinston weekend shooting under investigation - WNCT

Kinston weekend shooting under investigation

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KINSTON, N.C. -

Police are investigating another Kinston shooting.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Saturday around the 400 block of Washington Street.

Investigators say the victims were walking along the stretch when two black males approached them, one armed with a handgun, and demanded they empty their pockets.  One of the men was shot in the neck during hold-up, the other wasn't injured. 

The two suspects in the incident are described as a black male about 5' 7" tall with dreads, the other a black male about 6' 6" slim in build. 

Investigation into the incident is still underway.

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