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Man shot at apartment complex while kids played nearby

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SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) -

A man was shot Monday afternoon in a busy apartment complex while children out of school on spring break played near by.

The shooting was reported just before 1:30 p.m. at an apartment in the Brookview Apartments on Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue.

The victim was taken to the hospital, but did appear to be conscious and alert as he was being placed in the ambulance.

Police say the man was shot in both legs while walking on a sidewalk near the apartment complex. 

After he was shot he and his friends ran to the apartments to hide and to get someone to call from help. 

He told police the shots came from a green minivan.  No suspects yet.

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