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Wilson man killed in Saturday shooting

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Police are investigating an early Saturday shooting that claimed a Wilson man's life.

Officers were called to the 1500 block of Cargill Avenue at 2:48 a.m. after 911 callers reported shots fired. Police found 32-year-old Arsenio K. Gaskins suffering from a gunshot wound, Wilson Police Department spokesman Sgt. Steve Stroud said in a news release.

Gaskins died of his injuries at the scene. Stroud said police are investigating the fatal shooting. No arrests have yet been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323 or Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.

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