WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — Two men were shot in Winston-Salem on Friday afternoon, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department.
One of the people who was shot was a bystander. Police say he was shot in the “facial region multiple times.”
Both are in the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
At 2:34 p.m., officers responded after getting multiple calls reporting guns being fired in the area of the 3600 block of South Main Street.
Police are currently investigating in the area of the 3600 block of South Main Street. They say anyone traveling in the area should expect delays.
Police say two vehicles were speeding in the area while one vehicle was shooting at the other.
A gray passenger vehicle was found in the 3600 block of South Main Street, which had been shot multiple times.
The person in the gray passenger vehicle was shot in the upper back several times.
According to witnesses, the suspect vehicle was a red Nissan Juke, which left the area before officers arrived.
No suspect information is available at this time.
Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is asked to call the WSPD 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.