1 injured in Winston-Salem shooting when several rounds fired into home on Weisner Street

Piedmont Triad News

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — One person was shot when several rounds were fired into a house in Winston-Salem on Friday, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department.

At 6:40 p.m., Two people in a green Honda Accord fired multiple shots into a house on Weisner Street.

Shots hit the door and other parts of the house, and a 58-year-old Winston-Salem who was sitting on his porch was shot in the ankle and taken to a hospital.

The man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A lieutenant with the Winston-Salem Police Department believes the house was individually targeted.

A motive has not been determined at this time.

The WSPD is asking for the public’s assistance in this case. Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the WSPD at (336) 773-7700, Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800, or En Espanol (336) 728-3904. Text-A-Tip Program at (336) 276-1717 allows you to anonymously text tips, photos, and videos to the WSPD. You can also view “Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem Forsyth County” on Facebook

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