High Point police investigate death of 15-year-old
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OUT AS SATURD,AY BUT WINDS IN THE 10 TO 20 MILE-PER-HOUR RANGE AS WELL. WE HAVE GOT THAT FIRE DANGER TO TALK ABOUT T.OO TEMPERATURES ARE SIMILAR TO YESTERDAY, MID-50’S’ SUNNY SKIES, A REALLY NICE STRETCH OF THE WEEK. WE HAVE ALSO GOT THAT FREEZE WARNGIN IN EFFECT FOR SOME SPOTS , TEMPERATURES IN THE LOW 40’S THIS AFTERNOON IN THE MOUNTAINS WITH STRONGER NDWIS POSSIBLE LATER IN THE DAY. WE WILL TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THOSEIN WDSPEED NUMBERS AND ALSO WIND CHILL COMING UP. DAVOE:NT JACLYN, THANK YOU. THIS MORNING. FIREFIGHTERS ARE WORKING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT STARTED A FIRE AT AN ABANDONED WAREHOUSE IN WINSTON-SAM.LE THE FIRE DEPARTMENT SHARED THIS VIDEO OF THEM MAKING THEIR WAY ONTO THE ROOF OF THE BUILDING ON IVY AVENUE. THAT’S NEAR HIGHW 5AY2 AND NORTHWEST BOULEVARD. CREWS WERE ABLE TO PUT THAT FIRE OUT. WE’RE TOLD NO ONE WAS HURT. A MINOR HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS THE VICTIM OF AN APARTMENT COLEMPX SHOOTINGN I WINSTON-SALEM. POLICE SAY THIS HAPPENED AT THE GARDENS AT COUNTRY CLUB ROAD APARTMENTS JUST AFTER 11:00 SUNDAY MORNING. AUTHORITIES TELL US A NEIGHBOR MISHANDLED A GUN WHEN ITEN W OFF HITTING THE MINOR IN THE ARM. THEY WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT AND ARE EXPECTED TO RECOV.ER OVER IN GREENSBORO WE’RE WORKING , TO LEARN THE IDENTITY OF THE PERSON KILLED IN A PEDESTRIAN INVOLVED ACCIDENT. POLICE SAY IT HAPPENED JUST AFTER 5:00 A.M. YESTERDAY MORNING ON I-40 EASTBOUND AT ELM-EUGENE STREET. WE’RE TOLD A DRIVER WAS HEADING EAST WHEN THEY HIT SOMEONE RUNNING ACROSS THE HIGHWAY. THAT PERSON DIED FROM THEIR INJURIES. WE’RE ALSO WORKING TO LEARN MORE ABOUT A CAR CRASH THAT HAPPENED IN GREENSBORO OVER HE WEEKD.EN POLICE RESPONDED TO A SINGLE-CAR CRASH ON BATTLEGROUND AVENUE AT BENJAMIN PARKWAY NO WORD THIS WARNING — MORNING IF ANYONE WAS HURT, OR HOWANY M PEOPLE WERE IN THE CAR. WINSTON-SALEM’S MAYOR WILL DELIVER HIS STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS THIS WK.EE IT WILL HAPPEN WEDNESDAATY 11:30 A.M. 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PEACE TALKS BETWEEN SSRUIA AND UKRAINE ARE SET TO RESUME AS EARLY AS TODAY. THAT’S ACCORDING TO ONE MEMBER OF THE UKRAINIAN DELEGATN.IO SOME SAY ITS RUSSIAN CITIZENS WHO HAVE THE REAL POWER TO STOP THE R.WA AS AMY KAYLA REPORTS, MANY OF THEM DON’T KNOW WHAT’S’REALLY GOING ON. >> TURKEY SAYS IT’S HOSTING TALKS BETWEEN UKRAINE AND RUIASS THIS WEEK. BUT SOME SAY THE PEOPLE WHO COULD END THE WAR MIGHT NOT BE AT THE NEGOTIATING TABLE. >>UT PIN’S JEOPARDY ARE THE RUSSIAN PEOPLE. THEY ARE ALREADY IN THE STRES.ET THEY FIND OUT WHAT IS GOING ON. THAT LAST PART ISHE T PROBLEM. RUSSIAN PRESIDENT VLADIMIR PUTIN IS MAKING IT HARD FOR HIS PELEOP TO LEARN THE TRUTH ABOUT WHAT’S GOING ON IN UKRAINE. I NEVER WATCH RUSANSI TELEVISION BECAUSE IT’S JUST TOO HARD TO SEE HOW THEY LIE TO THEIR OWN PEOPLE. MY OWN FAMILY MEMBERS BACK IN RUSSIA WHO BELIEVE THERE AREO N CIVILIANS TARGETED BY RUSSIAN MILITARY. HERE’S THE UKRAINIAN PRESIDENT EASPKING TO INDEPENDENT RUSSIAN JOURNALISTS SUNDAY. WE WON’T SIT DOWN AT THE TABLE AT ALL IF ALL WE TALK ABOUT IS SOME DEMILITARIZATION, OR SOME DENAZIFICATI. ON FOR ME, THESE ARE ABSOLUTELY INCOMPREHENSIBLE THINGS. HE TOLD THE JOURNALISTS ABOUT THE HORRORS IN THE BESIEGED CITY OF MARIUPOL. >> A HUMANARITIAN CATASTROPHE INSIDE THE CITY IS UNEQUIVOCAL, BECAUSE IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO GO THERE WITH FOOD, MEDICINE AND WAR.TE THE RUSSIAN MILITARY IS SHELLING HUMANITARIAN CONVO.YS >> UKRAINE SAYS IT’S STILL HARD TO GET PEOPLE OUT OF THE CITY, DESPITE NEW HUMANITARIAN CORRIDORS FOR CIVILIANS. >> NOW AT THE END OF THE DAY, THE REGIME IN RUSSIA WILL BE DETERMINED BY THE RUSSIAN PEOPLE. AND I HOPE THE RUSSIAN PEOPLE WILL MAKE THOSE DECISIONS GOING FORWARD. >> IT WILL BE A DECISION BY UKRAINE AND RUSSIA ON HO
High Point police investigate death of 15-year-old
A 15-year-old has died after a shooting Sunday evening in High Point.According to police, around 8:40 p.m., officers responded to an assault call in the 800 block of Sharon Circle, near East Grimes Avenue.Click the video player above to view other headlines from WXII 12 NewsUpon arrival, police found the male victim and started life-saving measures. The teen was taken to the hospital where they later died.”This is an active an ongoing investigation. Due to the victim being a juvenile, the victim’s name will not be released,” police say.Authorities have not said if anyone has been arrested in the shooting death of the 15-year-old.Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact Detective K. Stewart at 336-887-7867. Citizens with information about violent crime or illegal activity are asked to contact Crime Stoppers of High Point at 336-889-4000.
A 15-year-old has died after a shooting Sunday evening in High Point.
According to police, around 8:40 p.m., officers responded to an assault call in the 800 block of Sharon Circle, near East Grimes Avenue.
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Upon arrival, police found the male victim and started life-saving measures.
The teen was taken to the hospital where they later died.
“This is an active an ongoing investigation. Due to the victim being a juvenile, the victim’s name will not be released,” police say.
Authorities have not said if anyone has been arrested in the shooting death of the 15-year-old.
Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact Detective K. Stewart at 336-887-7867. Citizens with information about violent crime or illegal activity are asked to contact Crime Stoppers of High Point at 336-889-4000.