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Archive for June, 2013

Holden Beach Commissioner Ray Lehr dies

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

HOLDEN BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A member of the Holden Beach Town Commission has died.

A news release from Mayor Alan Holden says Commissioner Ray Lehr died unexpectedly at home early this morning of natural causes.

Arrangements have not been made and will be relayed as the family may determine, Mayor Holden said.

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

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

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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UPDATE: Police identify teen shot, killed in Wilmington

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

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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Doctor, PA find groove at family practice

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Diversity of patients makes for interesting job

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9:20 a.m. update – Police identify victim in fatal shooting as 17-year-old

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

One man was killed and a second was shot in the leg.

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