NEW THIS MORNING: Police Investigate Shooting Outside New Bern Bar

By: Carly Swain
By: Carly Swain

New Bern police say a disruption at a local bar turned into a crime scene early Sunday morning when shots were fired.

Investigators tell WITN they got the call to Dreams 30 Plus Sportsbar on Simmons Street, near Neuse Boulevard, at 3:20 Sunday morning.

Police said initially, there was a disruption at the bar, and one man was being kicked out of the establishment when he accidentally hit his head.

Emergency responders were called to get the injured man medical attention when shots were fired in the area, according to police.

Police cannot verify if the two incidents were connected, and said the investigation is on-going.

No one was injured during the shooting.

The man with the head injury was treated and released.

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