Woman, boy shot

August 11, 2009 12:29:47 PM PDT
Fuquay-Varina police are investigating a shooting that injured a woman and a boy early Tuesday morning.It happened in the 100 block of Lawrence Street near West Jones Street.

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call around 2:05 a.m. When they arrived, they found 21-year-old Samanda Cradle with a gunshot wound to her lower torso. She was taken WakeMed in Raleigh and is expected to revover.

The second victim, a 15-year-old boy, was found on Baytree Street where he fled after being shot. He was also taken to WakeMed for non life-threatening injuries to his upper thigh and later released to his parents.

Police say the suspects were seen driving on Lawrence St. Their vehicle is described as a late model blue Nissan Maxima or Altima with tinted windows.

If you have information about this incident, call the Fuquay-Varina Police Department at (919) 552-3191 or call Detective Wenhart at (919) 753-1006.


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