A Smithfield man escaped injury after someone fired a gun into his car. The incident happened around 6:00pm Thursday on Rains Crossroads Road at Princeton-Kenly Road outside of Princeton.
The 32 year-old victim said he was attempting to locate a friend who had called him asking for a ride. While attempting to locate the person, the driver said he heard someone yell then he heard two gunshots. A bullet reportedly shattered the driver’s side window and struck the head rest. The driver was not injured.
The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting incident.