1 arrested, 1 injured in Caldwell County shooting

1 arrested, 1 injured in Caldwell County shooting

Credit: Caldwell County Sheriff's Office

Justin M. Wilson

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by WCNC.com Staff

WCNC.com

Posted on March 18, 2013 at 3:35 PM

Updated Saturday, Nov 2 at 11:25 AM

CALDWELL COUNTY, N.C. -- One person was hospitalized with gunshot wounds and one person is custody following a shooting in Caldwell County Friday night.

Minutes before 9 p.m. Caldwell County deputies responded to the intersection of Duck Creek and HT Roads for reports of shots fired. Residents in the area confirmed hearing shots fired in the area.

Around that time, the Alexander County Sheriff's Office received a call stating one person in their vehicle had been shot when their car was fired upon in Caldwell County.

The victim was treated and released from Frye Medical Center.

Caldwell County deputies say Justin Matthew Wilson, of Lenoir, was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle. He's held in the Caldwell County Detention Center under a $150,000 bond.

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