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Shooting, attempted robbery at Spring Lake restaurant

Posted August 5, 2009 9:09 p.m. EDT
Updated August 6, 2009 4:21 p.m. EDT

— The owner of the Mandarin Wok in Spring Lake was shot Wednesday evening during an attempted armed robbery, sheriff's deputies said.

Xiao Zhang was grazed by a bullet at his 247 Skyland Plaza restaurant and sustained non-life-threatening injuries at about 8 p.m., deputies said.

Paramedics transported Zhang to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center for treatment.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office at 910-323-1500 or make an anonymous call to TIPSLINE at 484-TIPS (8477).