Victim of Triad sports bar shooting identified

UPDATE: One victim from the sports bar shooting has died. Police are now investigating this incident as a homicide.

Greensboro Police said 22 year-old Jaylan Irvin Lassiter, of Durham, died from his injuries.


The second victim was treated and released.


Police are investigating after two people are shot at a Triad sports bar.

Greensboro Police said it happened Saturday morning, just before 12:30, at Lucky’s 7 Sports Bar. That’s on West Gate City Boulevard.

They responded to a shots fired call. Once officers arrived on scene, they found evidence of a shooting.

Shortly after, police said they were notified that two gunshot victims had been taken to the hospital in personal vehicles. The extent of their injuries is unknown.

An investigation is ongoing. There is no suspect information at this time. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000 or text the tip to 274637 using the keyword badboyz.