Shooting reported on Caratoke Hwy. in North Carolina

North Carolina

BARCO, N.C. (WAVY) — One person is suffering from a gunshot wound in Currituck County.

According to officials, the shooting occurred in the 4400 block of Caratoke Highway.

When police arrived on the scene shortly after 5:40 p.m., they found one male suffering from a gunshot wound.

The suspect, identified as Miguel Cooper, has been charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. Cooper was taken into custody on a $30,000 bond.

No other details are available but the investigation is ongoing.

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