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Statesville Police Investigating Tuesday A.M. Shooting

The Statesville Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance regarding a shooting incident early Tuesday morning (July 11).

Statesville Police responded to reports of gunfire at the Nimbus 9 Lounge on Shelton Avenue just before 3 a.m. yesterday. When Officers arrived, they found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound across the street from the lounge. The victim, who was determined to be a patron of the Nimbus 9 Lounge, received immediate medical attention at the scene and was transported to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries.

As of this morning, there was no available information regarding the suspect or suspects involved in the shooting. The investigation is ongoing.

The Violent Crimes Unit is asking anyone in the community who has information regarding the case to contact Statesville Police at 704-878-3406. Anonymous tips can be provided by contacting Iredell Crime Stoppers at 704-662-1340.