Crime & Courts

1 killed, 3 injured at University City apartment shooting

A 20-year-old man was killed and three others suffered non-life threatening gunshot wounds at a University City apartment early Saturday.

Medic pronounced the victim dead at the scene. Police on Saturday night identified him as Adrian Potts. Two other male victims remained hospitalized at Carolinas Medical Center University, while the fourth victim was treated and released at the hospital Saturday morning, police said.

The shootings happened shortly before 3 a.m. after a fight broke out during a large gathering at the apartment, police said. The apartment is in the 4000 block of Collegiate Avenue, off Pavilion Boulevard south of PNC Music Pavilion.

Police have not said if they have a suspect.

Anyone with information about the shootings is encouraged to call 704-432-TIPS (8477) and speak to a homicide detective. Or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

Joe Marusak

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