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Three men were shot Thursday night in northeastern Winston-Salem

Three men were shot Thursday night in northeastern Winston-Salem

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Three men were shot Thursday night in northeastern Winston-Salem, authorities said.

Winston-Salem Police officers responded about 8:30 p.m. to the 1400 block of Woodland Avenue where they found two of the shooting victims, John Edward Kennedy 21, of North Patterson Avenue, and Arsenio Gerrelle Dixon 32, of Woodland Avenue. Officers also found a third victim, Trabis Linard Plater 35, of East 15th Street in the 1100 block of East 15th.

Officers canvassed the area and found 25 spent shell casings in the 1400 block of Woodland Avenue.

All three victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to a local hospital.

The investigation is continuing, and a motive for the shooting had not been determined Thursday.

The Winston-Salem Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in this case. Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700, Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800, or En Espanol 336-728-3904. Text-A-Tip Program at 336-276-1717 allows you to anonymously text tips, photos, and videos to the Winston-Salem Police Department.


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