BOILING SPRING LAKES, NC (WWAY) — The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office says Dep. Samantha Lewis went to the hospital for ear discomfort after the gun shot that killed Keith Vidal Sunday in Boiling Spring Lakes was fired close to her ear.
Plus, we’re learning more about how often law enforcement had to go to Vidal’s home.
A warrant shows Vidal’s sister was arrested on drug charges 2 days before the incident that ended his life.
Records also show more than thirty 911 calls from their home at 1130 President Road in the past seven years.
Officers arrested 25-year-old Nicole Wilsey for possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia Friday.
Records show 32 calls to Brunswick county 911 since 2006, including several calls for domestic issues, as well as disorderly conduct and a juvenile out of control.
The call from Sunday is listed as “psychiatric-abnormal behavior-suicide attempt.”
As for deputy Lewis, she was treated and released from the hospital.
The sheriff’s office says she needs more testing to see if there will be any lasting damage.