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Police: Man shot in the back several times, flown to Charlotte for surgery

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LENOIR, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Lenoir are investigating an overnight shooting that put a man in the hospital with several gunshot wounds to the back.

Officers were called to the 200 block of Greenhaven Drive just before 2 a.m. Wednesday.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found 25-year-old Colin Taylor of Lenoir.

Taylor had been shot in the back several times with a .22 caliber gun.

Caldwell County EMS responded and Taylor was flown to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte for surgery. His condition is unknown at this time - he is not listed in the hospital system.

No arrests have been made. If you know anything about this shooting, please call the Lenoir Police Department at 828-757-2121.

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