The Salisbury Police Department is investigating the death of a 17-year-old male in the 300 block of Laurel Pointe Apartments in Salisbury.
Officers were called to the apartment complex at 2:20 a.m. for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, they found the teen dead from a gunshot wound.
No suspect has been identified at this time. This is an on-going investigation.
If anyone has any information about this crime, please call the Salisbury Police Department at (704) 638-5333, submit an anonymous tip at tips.salisburyrowancrimestoppers.org or private message the Salisbury Police Department through Facebook or RoCo Alerts by texting the words TIP MYSALISBURY with your information to 888777.
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