BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Brunswick County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a shooting in Navassa that left one man with a bullet wound to the hip.
Multiple shots were fired during the shooting that occurred about 7 p.m. Thursday on Plum Street, according to Capt. Mose Highsmith with the sheriff’s office.
Investigators were still on the scene at 8 p.m. and few details have been released.
Highsmith said the man was taken to the hospital with a hip wound, but he did not know the extent of the man’s injuries. Highsmith said he was reluctant to release the man’s name until his condition could be confirmed.
Neighbors said they heard the gunfire, but did not see the shooting.