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Salisbury Police investigate homicide early Sunday morning

Salisbury Police are investigating a homicide that happened early Sunday morning at the Zion...
Salisbury Police are investigating a homicide that happened early Sunday morning at the Zion Hills Apartment Complex.(wbtv)
Updated: Jun. 6, 2021 at 8:00 AM EDT
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SALISBURY, N.C. (WBTV) - Salisbury Police are investigating a homicide that happened early Sunday morning.

Salisbury Police say they responded to a shots fired call at about 3:40 a.m. It happened in the Zion Hills apartment complex near Brenner Avenue.

Police say they found a man with gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim has now been identified as Joey Eric Partlow, 42, of Salisbury.  He was shot outside between buildings at the apartment complex, according to police.

Detectives are investigating. If you have any information call 704-638-5333, or Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

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