Person taken to hospital after shooting in Guilford County

Guilford County Sheriff's Office patrol car. (File photo/WGHP)

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — A person was taken to a hospital after a shooting in Guilford County, according to Guilford County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Randy Powers.

Powers said the shooting happened near the corner of Hickory Tree Lane and Perth Place Monday evening.

The victim was sitting in the back seat of a car and was shot in the neck. The driver of the car then went to another location and waited for an ambulance to come.

Deputies are looking for one suspect.

There is no word on the extent of the victim’s injuries.