The shooting happened Thursday night on the 300 block Oliver Street. Police said shots were fired at a couple from a small white two door vehicle.
The female was uninjured but authorities say 29-year-old Montrall Sloan was shot multiple times. He is in critical condition at Pitt County Memorial Hospital.
Police have obtained warrants for 24-year-old Phillip Armwood. He is described as 5'09" and weighs approximately 135 pounds. Officials said Armwood has an extensive criminal history and gang affiliations.
Police are asking anyone with information on Armwoods whereabouts to contact them at (919) 658-5031 or call Crimestoppers at (919) 735-2255