Deputies investigating after Lexington woman shot in head

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LEXINGTON, N.C. — A Lexington woman is in critical condition after she was shot in the head late Tuesday evening, according to a press release.

At about 9:51 p.m., police responded to 303 Brookside Drive in reference to an assault with a firearm. Upon arrival, deputies discovered 22-year-old Jessica Renee Holt lying on the porch, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.

Deputies are attempting to locate a person of interest, according to Davidson County Sheriff David Grice.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at (336) 242-2105.

She was taken to Wake Forest Hospital and the investigation is ongoing.