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UPDATE: Police identify teen shot, killed in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Police have identified a Wilmington teenager who was killed in an overnight shooting.

They say the body Jeffrey Henry, 17, was found near S. 6th and Kidder Streets early Thursday morning, after suffering an apparent gunshot wound.

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

Another man was shot in the leg, and police began questioning him 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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