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ELIZABETH CITY -- Police are looking for suspects they say shot into a crowd of people in Elizabeth City Sunday, injuring one man.

According to the Elizabeth City Police Department, 20-year-old Marquis Lamar Jones was sitting on a truck tailgate with several friends in the 500 block of Walkers Avenue when suspects drove up around midnight and began shooting.

Jones sustained a gunshot wound to the left abdominal area.

'The round traveled through the stomach and stopped just short of the spinal cord,' police said in a press release.

Jones is listed in stable condition. No other injuries were reported.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Elizabeth City Police Department at 335-4321 or contact the Elizabeth City Pasquotank County Crime Line at 335-5555.

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