Kinston Man Shot Twice Overnight

A Kinston man is recovering after being shot twice overnight.

Kinston police say Shaquille Stanley was found lying in a yard on Old Snow Hill Road with gunshot wounds to both legs.

The shooting happened around 12:50 a.m.

Stanley told officers that a black man wearing a black hoodie shot him, and then ran east on Dixon Street.

A Lenoir County K9 team was called in to assist with the search, but so far no one has been arrested.

Stanley was first taken to Lenoir Memorial Hospital, and then transferred to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.