Police look for shooter


By Beth Lawrence - blawrence@s24508.p831.sites.pressdns.com



LAURINBURG – Police are looking for a man who stole a gun and used it to shoot at the weapon’s owner.

The victim, Fitzgerald Evans of Laurinburg, told police that an unidentified man went into his 2007 Lexus and took a handgun valued at $250, according to Patrol Capt. Terry Chavis.

The man then got into a white Dodge Charger and left the City Express on South Main Street, according to police. The incident occurred at around 3:30 p.m. on Friday.

Evans told police that he followed the car and was shot at on Stewartsville Road. Several bullets struck Evans’ car.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Laurinburg Police Department at 910-276-3211 or call 911.

By Beth Lawrence

blawrence@s24508.p831.sites.pressdns.com

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