WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — A pregnant woman with her 2-year old child in the backseat was shot in her car on Friday, according to Winston-Salem police.
The shooting happened at 2700 Piedmont Circle.
Police say that the woman was sitting in the car with her child at 2700 Piedmont Circle and became involved in a domestic dispute with Tyrone Jamel Roseborough, 27.
Police say that at some time during the dispute, Roseborough began shooting into the woman’s vehicle striking her with gunfire several times. The 2-year-old child was not injured during the shooting.
Roseborough fled the area after the shooting.
The now-injured woman drove herself to Winston-Salem Fire Department Station 3 located at 2995 N Liberty Street. Once at the fire station she received medical attention for her injuries and called Winston-Salem police.
The woman would later be transported to a local hospital and is listed in stable condition as her injuries are considered to be non-life-threatening. Her unborn child’s injuries are also considered to be non-life-threatening as well.
Winston-Salem police located Roseborough later in the evening in the area of 718 Johnson Circle where he was taken into custody.
Roseborough is being charged with the following:
- Assault inflicting serious injury with a minor present
- Assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill or seriously injure
- Assault on an unborn child
- Discharging firearms in the city limits
- Discharging firearms in a moving vehicle
Roseborough’s bond has been set at $250,000. The investigation remains ongoing.
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. Information provided to Crime Stoppers may be provided anonymously.