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15-year-old shot to death on sidewalk in Winston-Salem

Police said a 15-year-old boy was shot Wednesday afternoon just before 1:15 p.m. in the area of Cleveland Avenue.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police are investigating a deadly shooting involving a teenager.

Police said 15-year-old, Dacarius Dion Williams was shot Wednesday afternoon just before 1:15 p.m. in the area of Cleveland Avenue.

Police said the teen was outside on a sidewalk when he was shot. A large crowd was in the area as officers arrived. He was taken to the hospital where he died. 

Investigators said they originally received a call about two possible shootings but they never located or identified a second person. They said they're unable to confirm at this time if there was a second person who was shot.

If you have any information call Winston-Salem Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800.