Man shot in leg; suspect sought
Lenoir police were looking Monday for a person they say was involved in a shooting on 848 Broadway St. just before 11:30 a.m. Monday, but police would not release the person's name, a description or any other information about the person they were looking for.
Akim Duchard of 1112 Cherry Hill Rd., Apt. C, was shot in the leg and treated at Caldwell Memorial Hospital. Police said he is expected to recover.
A press release from the Lenoir Police Department said Duchard and the suspect know each other, but a motive for the shooting was not known.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Lenoir Police Department at 757-2100 or Lenoir Caldwell County Crime Stoppers at 758-8300.