Two charged after shotgun fired at man during fight in Burlington

Michael Jeffries, Andre Jeffries

Michael Jeffries, Andre Jeffries

BURLINGTON, N.C. — Two men have been charged after a shotgun was fired at a third man during a fight in Burlington Monday night.

The fight was reported around 7:22 p.m. in the 2300 block of Park Road Extension.

Wilson “Earl” White, 33, of Burlington, told police he got into an argument with Andre Jeffries, 46, and Michael Jeffries, 52, over a vehicle.

Police say Andre Jeffries shot a gun in White’s general direction. Both men also made threats to White, he said.

Two spent shotgun casings and a shotgun were seized at the scene.

No one was injured during the incident.

Andre Jeffries was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and communicating threats. He was given a $5,000 secure bond.

Michael Jeffries was charged with communicating threats. At press time, Michael Jeffries has not been arrested.

Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500 or Alamance County Crime Stoppers at 336-229-7100.

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