North Carolina man mistakes couple for Russian mafia, fires shots into car


CRAMERTON, NC (WSOC) — A stranger shot into a couple’s car nearly killing them Friday night at a North Carolina high school.

Investigators said Michael Keeter owed money to the Russian mafia and thought the couple was out to get him.

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“I was just at Stuart Cramer High School and got shot at,” a caller told 911 dispatch Friday night.

The victim’s girlfriend was visiting, and he wanted to show her the county’s new high-tech school.

As they started to leave, a truck blocked their path and a driver of a car tried to corner them.

“We were just driving around having a good time, and some guy stopped, literally got out of his car, pointed a gun at me,” the caller said.

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