One man dead, another man in stable condition after shooting in New Bern Saturday night

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NEW BERN, N.C. (WNCT) — Update: Multiple 911 callers reported shots being fired in the 1100 block of Raleigh on Saturday, May 8.

Officers found two victims when they arrived on the scene. One victim, Donnie Smith, 55,
of New Bern, passed away at the scene. The second victim, a New Bern resident, was taken to Vidant
Medical Center in Greenville for treatment and is in stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call the police.

The New Bern Police Department is committed to partnering with the community. Citizens are encouraged to become a “Partner in Policing” by reporting suspected illegal activity to the New Bern Police Department TIPS line at (252)-636-5034 or Craven County Crime Stopper line at (252)633-5141. If you “See Something, Say Something”. For additional information, please contact Captain David Daniels with the New Bern Police Department at (252) 672-4285.

Previously Reported:

New Bern police said two people were shot Saturday night.

Officials responded to a 911 call at 10:19 p.m. in the 1100 block of Raleigh Street. Officers found two people who were shot. Their identities and conditions were not released, pending notification of family.

The investigation was still ongoing Saturday night. Anyone with information was asked to call the New Bern Police Department TIPS line at (252)-636-5034 or Craven County Crime Stopper line at (252)633-5141.

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