Early morning shooting near Grimesland under investigation

Published 12:51 pm Thursday, April 6, 2023

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From Pitt County Sheriff’s Office

Pitt County, NC – At about 3:56 a.m. on Thursday April 6, 2023, deputies from the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of N.C. 33 E and Langley Dr. near Grimesland where one adult and one juvenile were shot and injured.  Both were transported by ambulance to ECU Health for treatment.  Their conditions are currently unknown.

No further information is available for release at this time while detectives continue the investigation.  More information will be released when possible.

If anyone has information regarding this incident, they are urged to contact Pitt-Greenville Crime Stoppers at (252) 758-7777 or go online to www.crimestopper.org.  Through Crime Stoppers you can remain anonymous and earn cash rewards.

Thank you for your patience.