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UPDATE: One dead, another injured after shots fired in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one man dead, and another shot in the leg.

Dispatchers say it all started when calls came in, reporting shots fired in downtown Wilmington near the 1300 block of S. 7th Street just after 1:30 a.m.

Wilmington police say they found the body of a young man near S. 6th and Kidder Streets, and are working to identify him. They say he suffered an apparent gunshot wound.

Another man was shot in the leg, and is being questioned in the hospital.

Police taped off a few blocks near the scene, between 6th and 7th Streets, as well Kidder and Marstellar Streets.

No word on whether the two victims were involved in the same incident.

Stay with WWAY for more on this developing story.

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