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Elizabeth City Police investigating after man shot in chest

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Posted at 10:17 AM, Feb 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-05 10:18:02-05

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. - Police are investigating after a man was shot in the chest in Elizabeth City Friday morning.

According to police, at about 5:07 a.m., officers were dispatched to a shooting in the 400 block of West Cypress Street. When they arrived, they found 41-year-old Marcel Duran Bowe suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his chest.

Bowe was taken to Sentara Albemarle Medical Center, where he was treated and released.

Police have not released any suspect information, and ask anyone who knows anything about this shooting to call the department at (252) 335-4321 or the Elizabeth City Crime Line at (252) 335-5555.

This is a developing story.