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One dead, one wounded in Raleigh shopping center shooting

Posted November 11, 2020 3:51 p.m. EST
Updated November 12, 2020 11:26 a.m. EST

Raleigh police investigate a fatal shooting at a Poole Road shopping center on Nov. 11, 2020.

— One person was killed and a second one was wounded Wednesday afternoon in a shooting at an east Raleigh shopping center.

The shooting occurred shortly before 3 p.m. at a shopping center at the intersection of Poole Road and Russ Street.

Ondrick Lymell Cromartie, 24, died at the scene, and Timothy Aaron Jordan, 18, suffered a non-life-threatening wound, police said.

Raleigh police said a gunman walked up to the two victims, shot them and ran off. They said they don't believe the public is in danger.

No details about the motive for the shooting were immediately available.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-HELP or visit raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options.

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