Police: 17-year-old shot, killed; second juvenile wounded

June 6, 2022 GMT

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — A 17-year-old was shot to death in a North Carolina city, while a second juvenile was wounded, police said.

Elizabeth City police said its officers responded on Sunday to gunshots at around 8:30 p.m., news outlets reported. When the officers arrived, they were told that two 17-year-olds had arrived at a local hospital with gunshot wounds.

According to police, one of the juveniles died from his wounds. The second victim is expected to survive.

Police say they are conducting a homicide investigation and released no additional details. No suspects were reported to be in custody as of Monday afternoon.