Gunshot victim walked to N.C. EMS station for help

Police were called to a Forsyth County EMS station after a man with a gunshot wound walked to the facility seeking medical treatment


By Leila Merrill

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man who was shot at a park Tuesday night walked to a Forsyth County EMS station to get help, Fox 8 reported.

Police officers were called to the EMS station, according to a news release from the department.

EMS providers at the Forsyth County EMS station at 911 E. Fifth St. treated the man who walked in with a gunshot wound.
EMS providers at the Forsyth County EMS station at 911 E. Fifth St. treated the man who walked in with a gunshot wound. (Photo/Forsyth County EMS)

The victim, a 30-year-old man, did not know why someone shot him, but he was able to flee. The man was treated at the station and transported to a hospital for more treatment. His injury was not life-threatening.

The matter is under investigation, and police have asked that anyone with information call Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.

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