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Deputies: No charges filed after shooting sends man to hospital

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EAST FLAT ROCK, NC (FOX Carolina) -

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office has closed an investigation into a shooting that sent a man to the hospital on Friday.

Deputies said they responded to reports of a fight at an address on Brooklyn Avenue in East Flat Rock just after 5:30 p.m.

At the scene, deputies said they found the 25-year-old victim with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery, deputies said.

Deputies said a fight broke out between the victim and three others at the scene.

Deputies said they identified a shooting suspect, but that suspect, a 20-year-old male, has not been charged.

After further investigation and the unwillingness of the victim to cooperate, deputies and the district attorney have decided to not filed charges in the shooting. Deputies said they have closed the case.

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