UPDATED! Salisbury: Man Shot on N. Green Street Early Sunday Morning. Transported to Novant Health Rowan Medical Center E.R.

Posted on September 17, 2017

RFP Staff

♦ According to Salisbury Police sources, Corey Parnell Sims, 28, living on Hall Street in E. Spencer, was a victim of “assault-gun” and was shot on the street by 802 N. Green Street in Salisbury on Sunday morning. Bleeding profusely from multiple gunshot wounds, he was transported to Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. Later he was transferred to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.  His condition remains unknown at this time. The crime was reported to 911 dispatch at 3:04 a.m. It is said that Sims did not know his shooter who employed a handgun.

Officers fanned out along the 800 block on N. Green Street, questioned neighbors, and hunted for evidence on the darkened Street. They turned up several shell casings.

The shooting remains under investigation. At this time no suspects were named and no motive was provided.

The Victim Corey Parnell Sims:

802 N. Green Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Crime scene tape stuffed in a Waste Management recycling can at 805 N. Green Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Crime scene tape in Recycle can at 805 N. Green Street:

End of the 800 block of N. Green Street:

Location 802 N. Greene Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

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.**

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