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Man injured in shooting near Garner apartment complex

Posted January 10, 2013

— A man suffered non-life-threatening injuries Wednesday evening after being shot in the 900 block of 7th Avenue in Garner, police said. 

Officers responded to the area, off Vandora Springs Road, about 10:15 p.m. 

Police have not released the injured man's name, and no arrests have been made. 

No other information was immediately available.


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  • jseck Jan 10, 6:52 p.m.

    I use to deliver pizzas in Garner 5 nights a week 4 pm to 11 pm I would go weeks without seeing a Garner Police car on the road . They spend more time @ Walmart, Kmart, Target ect then anyting

  • NCHighlander Jan 10, 5:36 p.m.

    we don't have any gun problems, do we?! teleman60

    No. We have a problem that we can't talk about.

  • jmrado47 Jan 10, 3:55 p.m.

    We need a two strikes law in North Carolina similar to the one in Georgia. Get the career criminals off the streets.

  • teleman60 Jan 10, 2:56 p.m.

    we don't have any gun problems, do we?!

  • lissa227812 Jan 10, 11:44 a.m.

    @SouthernPackerFan - I was thinking the same thing. Everything you hear about Garner now is negative.

  • SouthernPackerFan Jan 10, 10:59 a.m.

    Garner.....The New Durham

  • archmaker Jan 10, 9:42 a.m.

    geez, that's bold. the garner police station is across the street...