Teenage girl shot, killed in her home in Apex
A teenage girl was shot and killed in her home in Apex. Officials investigating say that they are confident they know who shot her and there is no danger to the public.
FRANKLIN ROAD AS PART OF A WIDENING PROJECT. FROM 9 TONIGHT UNTIL 5 TOMORROW MORNING.>>> BREAKING NEWS NOW, DEPUTIES ARE INVESTIGATING A DEATH INVESTIGATION ALONG COPPERHEAD ROAD. IT'S AN APEX ADDRESS BUT WELL SOUTH OF TOWN. BRETT KNESE JUST GOT THERE AND WHAT DOES HE SAY , THE SHERIFF?>> Reporter: I SPOKE TO THE SHERIFF AND THAT SHOOTING IS BEING INVESTIGATED. IT TOOK PLACE DOWN COPPERHEAD ROAD BEHIND ME. THIS IS A DEEP PRIVATE ROAD THAT GOES BACK BEHIND HERE LITTLE BIT OF A WAYS AWAY. LET ME SHOW YOU VIDEO FROM OVERNIGHT. THIS HAPPENED JUST BEFORE 2:30. THE SHERIFF SAYS THAT A FATHER WOKE UP TO FIND THAT HIS DAUGHTER HAD BEEN SHOT. SHE WAS RUSHED TO WAKE MED WHERE SHE LATER DIED OF HER INJURIES. RIGHT NOW, THE DEPUTIES ARE ON SCENE GATHERING EVIDENCE, TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT LED TO THE SHOOTING. HOWEVER, THE SHERIFF DOES TELL ME THAT THEY ARE CONFIDENT THAT THEY KNOW WHO DID THIS. HE SAYS THAT THEY HAVE A PERSON OF INTEREST AND THEY ARE LOOKING FOR HIM THEY HAVE NOT RELEASED ANY DETAILS OR ANY DESCRIPTION OF THAT PERSON. I DID ASK WAS THIS PERSON KNOWN TO THE FAMILY? AND THE SHERIFF TELLS ME THAT THERE STILL WORKING TO FIGURE OR ESTABLISH THAT PART OF THE STORY. WE ARE WORKING THE SCENE AND ASKING MORE QUESTIONS ON TRYING TO FIGURE OUT MORE OF WHAT LED TO THE SHOOTING. 18 GIRL FOUND DEAD EARLY THIS MORNING AND RUSHED TO THE HOSPITAL AND LATER DIED OF MULTIPLE GUNSHOT WOUNDS.>>> TWO