Local News

Wilson man killed in shooting

Posted March 25, 2010 10:55 p.m. EDT

— A Wilson man was killed in a shooting in the 500 block of Fairview Avenue Thursday afternoon.

A witness transported, 28-year-old Brian Mitchell, to Wilson Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The shooting occurred around 3:30 p.m.

In connection with the investigation, authorities are looking for a four-door gray and blue 2009 Hyundai Elantra with Florida tag number “035-VJE.”

Anyone with information regarding the vehicle or the shooting is asked to call Wilson County Police at 252-399-2367 or Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.