Gunman shoots 4 in North Carolina

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(CNN) — A gunman shot four people in Greenville, North Carolina, before being shot by police, Mayor Allen Thomas told CNN.

Shortly before noon, the gunman approached and shot the four victims in a parking lot and on the street, Thomas said.

Police then exchanged gunfire with the man in another parking lot, he said.

The victims have been transported to a hospital. The condition of the suspect is unknown.