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15-year-old seriously injured in Raleigh shooting

Posted January 18, 2021 7:50 p.m. EST
Updated January 18, 2021 10:40 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police are investigating a shooting that left a teenager seriously injured.

The shooting happened in the 700 block of Cooper Road, off Poole Road, just before 7:15 p.m.

Police said that, when they arrived, they found the 15-year-old suffering from gunshot wounds.

He was taken to WakeMed for treatment, where he remains in serious condition.

Police said this did not appear to be a random shooting.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-HELP.