MAXTON — A Maxton teeanger is in critical condition after being shot early Friday morning, according to Maxton police.
Police said Eddeania Diamond Caple, 18, of Maxton, suffered a gunshot wound to the lower abdomen. Caple was struck when the vehilce she was riding in was shot at, according to police.
The incident took place at the intersection of E. Cottingham and Hooper streets in Holly Court area.
Police were alerted to the shooting at about 3:01 a.m. Friday.
Caple was taken to an undisclosed hospital where she is listed in critical condition.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call detective William Davis at 910-844-5667.