Police: Teen shot and injured in Burlington

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BURLINGTON, N.C. — Police are looking for a suspect after they said a 16-year-old boy was shot and injured at a home Monday night in Burlington.

Police said the shooting happened in the 1000 block of Rainey Street around 5:40 p.m. The victim was airlifted to UNC Hospital via helicopter and is listed in stable condition, police said.

The suspect is only described as a black male with dreadlocks and a light complexion. Police said he possibly left in a white or silver Nissan Altima.

The investigation is ongoing and no other information was released. Anyone with any details can call the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3500 or Crimestoppers at (336) 229-7100.

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