Three injured in shooting near festival in Tabor City
COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Three people were shot just a few blocks away from where thousands gathered for a festival in Tabor City over the weekend, authorities say.
Police say it happened around 3:30 p.m. Saturday near Lewis and 2nd streets.
Three people were shot, two of which were airlifted to a nearby hospital. The other victim was taken to the hospital in a private vehicle. Everyone is expected to survive.
No one has been arrested. However, a vehicle recovered in South Carolina believed to be connected to the shooting.
While the incident did not happened at the NC Yam Festival, it take place just a few blocks from where the majority of events were happening.