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Suspect Sought in Wilson Shooting

Posted September 30, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Authorities are looking for a suspect following a shooting at a Wilson convenience store.

Police say a man wearing a ski mask entered the Five Points Grocery store on Goldsboro Street, intent on robbery.

But then he was confronted by another man.

The suspect shot Flores Ruiz in the chest and then ran out of the store.

Ruiz was taken to the hospital. His condition has not been released