GASTONIA, N.C. — Gastonia and Gaston County police were investigating a shooting outside of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on Davis Park Road, off Richland Avenue.
The shooting happened around 9:20 p.m. on Wednesday.
The victim was taken to a hospital but was expected to be OK, police said.
An hour before the shooting, about three blocks away, there was an armed robbery at a Little Caesar’s pizzeria. Nobody was hurt in that crime and detectives have not said if the two are related.
No further information has been released.
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