Police investigate early morning shooting in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Jacksonville police are investigating an early morning shooting.

Police say the initial call just before 6:00 a.m. to the 200 block of New River Drive came in as a "shots fired" call.

There they found a person with a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to officers.

Police did not provide any more details about the victim or any description of the gunman.

Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call Jacksonville police at 910-938-6410 or Crime Stoppers at 910-938-3273.