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BCSO searches for shooting suspect

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WMBF) – The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a man wanted in connection to a shooting Tuesday night.

Sgt. April Stanley, spokeswoman for the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, said a victim was confronted by a white male driving a black vehicle at the intersection of Seaside Road and Highway 17 in the Grissettown area.

According to Stanley, the suspect got out of the vehicle and approached the victim between 6:45 and 7:30 p.m., shooting him in the abdomen area with a small caliber gun. Further details surrounding the incident have not been released by officials.

The victim is expected to make a full recovery, according to Stanley.

The investigation remains ongoing. Anyone who was in the Grissettown area Tuesday night and may have seen the assault is asked to contact the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office at 910-253-2777.

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