Woman inside Johnston County home shot and wounded
A Johnston County woman was shot while lying in bed Friday night by a bullet that came through a wall of the victim’s house, authorities said Saturday.
The woman, whose identity was pending, was rushed for medical treatment to WakeMed. Her condition was not immediately available Saturday.
Authorities said Johnston County sheriff’s deputies were called to the home in the 100 block of Red Star Lane around 11 p.m.
When they arrived they found the woman suffering from a gunshot wound along with a man who inside the house but in a different room when the incident occurred.
Investigators did not provide details about what may have prompted the shooting. Police also did not immediately provide a motive for the gunfire or say who was the intended target.