WPD investigating North Market Street shooting

Published 5:07 pm Thursday, October 20, 2022

From Washington Police Department

On October 20, 22, At approximately 11:36 officers with Washington Police Department were dispatched to a reported shooting that occurred in the 700 block of N. Market Street.  Upon arrival WPD officers found a 16 year old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.  The juvenile victim was transported ECU Health Beaufort Hospital by Washington Fire / Rescue.   There is no update on the victim’s condition at this time.  Washington Police Department is actively investigating this case and anyone with information is encouraged to call Washington Police at 252-946-1444.