GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) – A suspect is in custody after a victim was shot at a park in Greensboro and taken to a hospital on Sunday, according to the Greensboro Police Department.
Maya Asterilla, 40, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, assault in the presence of a minor, discharging a firearm in city limits and carrying a concealed handgun on city property.
Around 2:49 p.m., officers responded to Hester Park on Ailanthus Street when they were told about an aggravated assault.
When officers arrived, they found one person suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.
The victim was taken to a hospital.
Police say the suspect appears to have known the victim.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000. Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip, or go to P3tips.com to submit a web tip. All tips to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous.