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Mounted Gunman Charged in Chatham Shooting

Posted October 19, 2007 1:58 p.m. EDT
Updated October 19, 2007 9:33 p.m. EDT

— A Siler City man faces weapons charges after a man on horseback fired shots at a vehicle, authorities said.

Terry Phillips, 38, of 469 Alston Bridge Road, was charged with felonious shooting into occupied property and five counts of assault by pointing a gun.

A mounted gunman fired into an occupied vehicle on Alston Bridge Road in Chatham County and pointed a gun at several other motorists on Sunday, authorities said.