1 injured in shooting; Lumberton police searching for suspect

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Published: Nov. 29, 2022 at 8:00 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2022 at 8:47 PM EST
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LUMBERTON, N.C. (WMBF) - Police are searching for a suspect after a shooting left one person injured in Lumberton Monday afternoon.

Lumberton police responded to a call around 4 p.m. Monday of a person who had been shot at 2170 California Drive.

Officers say the 27-year-old victim was shot in the leg and transported to UNC Health Southeastern and is expected to be OK.

Witnesses said the suspect, possibly more than one, left the scene in a white SUV with tinted windows.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Lumberton Police Department at 910-671-3845.

Stay with WMBF News for updates.