It happened in the 500 block of S. Reilly Road, not far from Glen Allen Street.
Responding officers arrived about 8 p.m. and found the 15-year-old victim in a shopping center parking lot. He had been shot in the chest and died at the scene.
Investigators said it does not appear to be a random incident.
Officers learned another person was injured in the shooting and was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information regarding this homicide investigation is asked to contact Detective J. Arnold at (910) 824-9539 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).
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