WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — One man was injured in a drive-by shooting early Sunday morning, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department.
At 4:28 a.m. on Sunday, officers came to the 5200 block of Pineview Drive after getting a report of a shooting in the area.
At the scene, police found a 22-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the hip. The victim was taken to the hospital and his injuries are considered to be non-life-threatening.
Investigators say that the victim was attending a party when a vehicle drove through the area and fired several rounds toward the party.
Investigators say that it was during that gunfire that the victim was struck in the hip.
Police say that is an isolated incident, the investigation is active and ongoing.
There is no further information available at this time.
Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700, Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800, or En Espanol (336) 728- 3904.
You can also view “Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem Forsyth County” on Facebook. A Crime Stoppers Tip Form can also be located online at https://www.cityofws.org/FormCenter/Police-Department-19/Crimestoppers-Tip-Form-100
Information provided to Crime Stoppers may be provided anonymously.
The Text-A-Tip Program can be reached at (336) 276-1717 and allows you to text tips, photos, and videos to the Winston-Salem Police Department. Please note that such text tips may not be made anonymously.