WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — A man is facing multiple charges, including assault, on Sunday after a gun was fired at a club in Winston-Salem, according to a Winston-Salem Police Department news release
Around 2:32 a.m., officers with the WSPD responded to a local hospital when they were told about a shooting involving a 28-year-old Winston-Salem man.
Officers learned that the shooting was related to a fight between the man and other patrons at Club Skay on 975 Peters Creek Parkway.
During the fight, a gun was produced by Carlos Ariel Morillo Jimenez, 26, of Winston-Salem, and fired into the side of the business close to the 28-year-old.
Police determined the man was not shot, and he was listed in stable condition.
Jimenez was arrested and charged with the following:
- assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury
- discharging firearm into an occupied property
- assault by pointing a gun
- discharging firearm in the city limits
Jimenez’s bond was set at $50,000.
The investigation is ongoing.
Authorities ask that anyone with information regarding this incident call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700, CrimeStoppers at (336) 727-2800, CrimeStoppers may also be contacted via “Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem” on Facebook.