GPD investigating shooting at 33 East

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) The Greenville Police Department says an armed intruder was shot during an apparent drug-related robbery.

21-year-old Charles Brandon Pearson is currently at Vidant Medical Center.

Detectives said they believe Pearson attempted to rob individuals at 33 East Apartments.

He was shot by an individual inside the apartment, detectives said.

18-year-old Abdulla Husham Hroub, of Rocky Mount, was also shot during the incident. 

Hroub showed up at the emergency room later in the night with non-life-threatening injuries to his arm.

No one has been charged.

The case remains under investigation.

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GREENVILLE, N.C (WNCT)- Police are investigating a shooting at a Greenville apartment complex. Greenville police say the scene is secure at the 33 East Apartment Complex on East 10th Street.

The shooting happened at approximately 8:30 p.m.

Medics transported the victim to Vidant Medical Center with serious injuries.

Greenville Police say this is not a random crime. Detectives say they are following up on leads in this case.

No arrests have been made at this time.

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT)- Police are investigating a shooting at a Greenville apartment complex. The shooting happened just before 8:30 p.m. at the 33 East Apartments on East 10th Street.

Medics transported the victim to Vidant Medical Center with serious injuries. Greenville Police say this is not a random crime. Detectives have already developed leads in the case. Officers are actively searching the apartment complex for the suspect.

The public is asked to stay out of the area until further notice. 

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