Burlington man wanted after woman shot in head in possible road rage incident
BURLINGTON, N.C. — Police are searching for a 20-year-old man after a woman was shot in the head during a possible road rage incident in Burlington last week, according to a news release from Burlington police.
On Nov. 30, officers came to the intersection of West Webb Avenue and North Fisher Street and found a woman sitting in the passenger seat of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head.
The victim was transported to UNC Hospital by helicopter. Burlington police believe the woman may have been shot during a road rage incident.
On Tuesday, police obtained warrants for Jaquan Williams, of Burlington. He is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury with intent to kill and discharging a weapon into an occupied vehicle.
Williams has not been found, police say.
Jalen Okeith Watlington, 21, of Burlington, was arrested on Dec. 1 in connection with the shooting and charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury with intent to kill and discharging a weapon into an occupied vehicle.
Anyone with information about Williams’ whereabouts is asked to call Burlington police at (336) 229-3500.