Three shot near Craven County school

Three people were shot by a gunman near West Craven County High School. (Courtesy: WCTI)

August 20, 2013 5:17:59 PM PDT
Authorities said the three people shot by a gunman near a Craven County high school Tuesday afternoon are in serious condition.

According to Sheriff Jerry Monette, an elderly black male, armed with a shotgun and a handgun, shot two tree trimmers and a neighbor in the 2100 block of Streets Ferry Road, near Vanceboro.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. less than a mile from West Craven High School.

Monette told WCTI-TV that the gunman also shot at other people, but they were not hit.

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