ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) — Police are investigating an early Wednesday morning shooting in Elizabeth City that sent a man to the hospital.
The shooting happened just before 1 a.m. in the 1400 block of Walker Avenue, according to police. When police arrived at the scene, they found 34-year-old Eric Spivey suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower right thigh.
Spivey was taken to Sentara Hospital in Elizabeth City before being transferred to Sentara Norfolk General in stable condition for non life-threatening injuries.
Police say this investigation is ongoing.