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Suspect wanted after man shot, killed in Gastonia

The shooting happened on Rankin Avenue, police say.
Gastonia police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead early Tuesday morning.
Gastonia police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead early Tuesday morning.(MGN)
Published: Jun. 21, 2022 at 4:29 PM EDT
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GASTONIA, N.C. (WBTV) - Gastonia police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead early Tuesday morning.

Officers were called around 1:15 a.m. to the 800 block of Rankin Avenue, where they found 31-year-old Keenen Deangelo of Shelby, N.C., outside with a gunshot wound.

Deangelo was taken to an area hospital and later died, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Gastonia Police Department at 704-866-3300.

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