WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police have charged a 19-year-old man after a drive-by shooting Tuesday evening at Creekwood Apartments.
Police say around 6:35 p.m. a black Chevy Impala pulled up in the 800 block of N. 30th Street where a group was standing. Police said that’s when someone in the car started shooting and then sped off. Police say the car was involved in a hit and run at 30th and Market.
The car was spotted in Monkey Junction with its bumper dragging. Investigators say it drove into the garage of a home at Wood Ridge Road and Greenbriar Road.
When police arrived, witnesses say there was a brief standoff before police took three people into custody. Police say they charged Joseph McCrimmons, 19, with possession of a firearm by a felon, among other charges.