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Greenville woman shot in neck in drive-by

Posted June 23, 2010 9:23 a.m. EDT
Updated June 23, 2010 9:27 a.m. EDT

— A bullet struck a Greenville woman in the neck during a drive-by shooting in her apartment complex Tuesday evening, police said.

Shirley Elizabeth Hemby, 33, told police that a bullet was shot through the window of her apartment at 1903 Norcott Circle around 8 p.m. Hemby was treated at Pitt County Memorial Hospital.

Police said the shooter was in a blue Crown Victoria or Chevrolet sedan.

Anyone with information about the shooting should please call the Greenville Police Department at 252-329-4315 or Pitt-Greenville Crime Stoppers 252-758-7777. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.