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Raleigh Officer In Satisfactory Condition After Shooting

Posted August 1, 2001 9:42 a.m. EDT

— A Raleigh police officer who was shot five times over the weekend continues to improve, but remains hospitalized.

Corporal David Powell was shot early Sunday morning while he was working off-duty at a southeast Raleigh sports bar.

He is listed in satisfactory condition at WakeMed.

Custodio Ramirez was arrested in connection with the shooting.