♦ Salisbury Police sources reported that Tamin Kenyon Benjamin, 17, was shot in the leg while he was walking by 1415 Filbert Street near Willow Street in Salisbury prior to 4 p.m. According to emergency services workers Benjamin was transported to Novant Rowan Regional Medical Center in a private car. His wound is said to be not life threatening.
The crime scene was quickly secured. Yellow crime scene tape stretched across Filbert Street while investigators checked out the area and spoke with neighbors.
1415 Filbert Street, Salisbury, N.C.:
Location of 1415 Filbert Street, Salisbury, N.C.
1400 Block of Filbert Street in Salisbury, N.C.
Crime Scene ahead on 1400 Block of Filbert Street:
Citizens having any knowledge about this crime are urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: http://tips.salisburyrowancrimestoppers.org/ or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.
**This article will be updated as more information becomes available.**