Local News

Drive-By Shooting Sends Child To Hospital

Posted November 1, 2004

— Police in Fayetteville have made an arrest in a drive-by shooting that sent a child to the hospital Sunday.

Investigators say Gilbert McPherson fired the shots that pierced the wall of a mobile home.

Tiara Johnson, 12, was struck in the chest.

Johnson is still in the hospital.

McPherson is being held on $25,000 bond.

Comments

This story is closed for comments. Comments on WRAL.com news stories are accepted and moderated between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Oldest First
View all