New Bern police investigating after 5-year-old shot in head
Posted December 3, 2019 10:43 p.m. EST
New Bern, N.C. — A shooting Tuesday night in the East involved a 5-year-old child.
Family members say the incident happened at the Gracie Farms Mobile Home Park community in New Bern.
Craven County Sheriff Chip Hughes said the child was inside a vehicle with her mother when she was shot.
According to Hughes, the 5-year-old has a life-threatening head wound.