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Three shootings result in one death in North Carolina city

September 15, 2021 GMT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — One of three people shot in separate incidents in a North Carolina city has died, police said Wednesday.

Winston-Salem police said Charles Edward Anderson Jr., 27, died at a local hospital after he was shot on Tuesday, the Winston-Salem Journal reported.

Officers responding to a report of a shooting found Anderson inside an apartment with a gunshot wound. Investigators think the shooting stemmed from a robbery.

According to police, a second shooting on Tuesday that resulted from a robbery. Police said Dwane Dereece Stokes, Jr., 28, was expected to recover.

In the third shooting, police said Rigney McCarter Williams, 58, was shot for unknown reasons by a juvenile who fled before police arrived, investigators said. Williams also is expected to recover.