Thursday, June 30, 2022
KPD: 16-Year-Old Charged For Sunday Shooting

KPD: 16-Year-Old Charged For Sunday Shooting

Kinston Police say a juvenile is being charged for a weekend shooting that left one person injured.  Around 6:30 PM on Sunday, officers with the Kinston P.D. responded to the 1100 block of Macon Street where they found a 19-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to his foot.  The victim was transported to UNC-Lenoir for a non-life threatening injury.  The Kinston Police Department says the investigation revealed a 16-year-old was responsible for the shooting.  The juvenile was arrested and placed into juvenile custody.

Anyone with further information on the incident is asked to call the Kinston Police Department’s Tips Line at 252-939-4020 or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at 252-523-4444.