Wilmington HotelsWilmington AdvertiseWilmington AttractionsWilmington BeachesWilmington Business DirectoryWilmingtonWilmingtonWilmington GolfWilmington JobsWilmington NewsWilmington DiningWilmington Weather



Wilmington, NC News

  Free Wilmington Travel Guide!

DEVELOPING: 9-year-old dead after drive-by shooting, police searching for suspect

WALLACE, NC (WWAY) — A nine-year-old boy is dead, and Wallace Police are searching for the person responsible for killing him in a drive-by shooting.

Police were called to the 400 block of Satchell Street in Wallace just before 4 p.m. on Saturday to respond to the shooting death of a nine-year-old boy who died on the scene. Authorities are hunting for suspects. The boy is apparently not from the Wallace area. One bystander said the boy lives in New York.

A North Carolina Highway Patrol helicopter is assisting with the search. A description of the suspect has not been released.

WWAY has a reporter on location in Wallace for this story. Stay with WWAY for more details as they become available.

More: continued here

Be Sociable, Share!


News provided by WWAY NewsChannel 3 and the StarNewsOnline

|Home| |Events| |Attractions| |Accommodations| |Restaurants| |Golf| |Beaches| |Jobs| |Getting Here| |Climate| |Directory| |News| |Advertise| |Contact Us|

  Welcome to Wilmington, North Carolina