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Fight at Greenville club sparks triple shooting

Posted March 13, 2011 12:03 p.m. EDT

— A fight that began in a Greenville nightclub early Sunday ended in a shooting that injured three people, police said.

CBS affiliate WNCT reports that a fight in Club Phoenix spilled into a dirt parking lot at East Fourth Street and Reade Circle around 3 a.m. Gunshots were fired, injuring three people.

Jeffrey Jermaine Staton, 26, of Greenville, and Terrance Grimes, 31, of Ayden, were taken to Pitt County Memorial Hospital.

A bullet grazed the legs of Kiesha Wilkins, 20, of Colerain, but she did not require hospitalization.

Police said the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the case should call Greenville police at 252-329-3937 or Pitt/Greenville Crime Stoppers at 252-758-7777. Tipsters can also send a text message with "PITTGV" and their information to 274637.