Woman Shot Inside Wayne County Home

SEVEN SPRINGS – The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says shots fired from outside a home struck a woman inside the residence. The shooting was reported shortly before 7:00pm Thursday in the 1600 block of Pineview Cemetery Road.

Investigators said the 30 year-old victim was inside her home when someone fired from outside striking her. The victim was transported to Wayne UNC Health Care for treatment. Her injuries were non-life threatening and is expected to make a full recovery.

Authorities are following leads and are trying to determine if the shooting was intentional or accidental. The Sheriff’s Office asks anyone who may have information related to the shooting to contact Detective Sgt. Scott Peele at 919-731-1484.