Man shot to death in Elizabeth City

Posted at 3:46 PM, Oct 19, 2014

 Elizabeth City, N.C. – A man was shot to death on an Elizabeth City street early Sunday morning.

38-year-old Willie James Jr. was shot around 5:45 am at 311 Harney Street. James ran to a residence on Maple Street where he was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body.

He was transported to Albemarle Hospital then transferred to Norfolk Sentara by Nightingale, where he succumbed to his injuries.

The Elizabeth City Police Department urges anyone with information to contact the Elizabeth City Police Department at 335-4321 or the Elizabeth City Crime Line at 335-5555.

All information received will remain anonymous and strictly confidential.