Shooting in Kinston Leaves One in Critical Condition

Shooting in Kinston Leaves One in Critical Condition

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On Saturday, Kinston Police responded to a shooting in the 900th block of Fairfield Avenue. Captain Russell of the department said the shooting happened around 1:46 p.m.

According to WNCT, “reports said an 18-year-old male and a 16-year-old male were shot walking near the intersection of Waverly Avenue and Fairfield Avenue.” One of the boys are in critical condition and the other injuries are non-life threatening.

The names of the victims have not been released. Kinston police are still looking for the suspect who did the shooting. If you have any information regarding this incident authorites ask to call the Kinston Police Department at 252-939-3160, the TIPS LINE 252-9394020 or Lenoir County Crimes Stopper at 252-523-4444.

Source: WNCT

Written By: Fantasia Harvey