GREENSBORO — Police identified the victim in Thursday's shooting outside the Walmart along East Cone Boulevard as 39-year-old Korey Lee Fitzgerald of Greensboro.

Officers responded at 1:06 p.m. Thursday to a reported shooting at Murphy USA at 2107 16th St. and found Fitzgerald with at least one gunshot wound, police said in a news release. 

He was taken to an area hospital where he later died, police said. 


GREENSBORO — One person was killed Thursday in a shooting outside the gas station at Walmart on East Cone Boulevard. 

Officers responded at 1:06 p.m. Thursday to a reported shooting at Murphy USA at 2107 16th St., police said in a news release. 

Officers found a male victim with at least one gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital where he later died, police said. 

Officers have not yet released the victim's name. 

Police spokesman Ron Glenn said police are in the early stages of the investigation and do not yet have suspect information. 

Thursday's shooting marks the city's 19th homicide this year. 

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