WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – Two people were transported to hospital following reports of shots fired in the Birch Creek area between Wrightsville Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard Friday evening.
Wilmington Police Department confirmed two females were struck multiple times by the bullets, one was a juvenile.
The incident happened on Downey Branch Lane around 10:30 p.m. The shots were fired into a residence from the outside, officials said.
The juvenile was taken to Cape Fear Hospital by another individual and was taken into surgery; the other female was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Both are in stable condition at this time.
This is a developing story and will be updated as information becomes available.
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