TARBORO, N.C (WNCT) — The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office reports the woman who was shot and killed Wednesday was four months pregnant.
Officials continue to investigate the shooting that killed Jewelry Redmond, who died early Wednesday. The Tarboro Communications Center received a shots-fired call Wednesday at 5:30 a.m at the 200 block of Ellis Road in Tarboro. When deputies arrived at the scene, they found Redmond and pronounced her dead at the scene.
Nexstar’s WNCN reports a preliminary investigation revealed the woman was inside her home when shots were fired from the street into her home. At least one of the bullets struck the woman, killing her.
Officials continue to investigate and did not release the victim’s identity or say if there was a suspect. If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact the Edgecombe Sheriff’s Office at (252) 641-7944 or Lt. Tinder at (252) 641-7934.