News Release: Homicide Investigation Florida Street and Randolph Avenue

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CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Ronald Glenn
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-574-4002

UPDATE: The victim has succumb to his injuries and this incident is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim has been identified as Basil Haizeis Wilson, 14 years old from Greensboro. The investigation is ongoing.
Aggravated Assault

GREENSBORO, NC (September 20, 2021) – At 5:50 p.m. police responded to the intersection of E Florida St., and Randolph Ave., in reference to a shooting. Officers located one male suffering from a gunshot wound. There is no additional information at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Traffic is being diverted from E Florida St., between MLK Jr Dr., and Elm-Eugene St. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes until further notice.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000. Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple<> or Android<> phones to submit a mobile tip, or go to to submit a web tip. All tips to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous.
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Ronald Glenn
Public Information Officer
Greensboro Police Department
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