1 injured, 1 sought in shooting at Hickory apartment complex: Police

HICKORY, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — A 22-year-old man was injured and a suspect is being sought in connection to a shooting at a Hickory apartment complex Thursday, police said.

The shooting happened around 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, at Garden View Apartments located in the 700 block of 7th Avenue SW.

Hickory Police said Keyontae Feon-Nyshon Jenkins, 22, of Hickory, had been shot in his upper right arm. He left the scene, traveling to Frye Regional Hospital for treatment, where officers met him there.

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Following the shooting, Hickory Police obtained warrants for Antonio Demon Wade’s arrest in connection to this incident. The 55-year-old is wanted for assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, and possession of a firearm by a felon.

As of Friday, Dec. 1, investigators said they’re still searching for him. Anyone with information is asked to call Hickory Police at 828-328-5551 or Inv. C. Laffon at 828-261-2636.

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