ZEBULON, N.C. (WNCN) — Zebulon police are looking for a vehicle associated with a shooting at a vape shop that left a person seriously injured, a news release said.
The incident was reported just after 6 p.m. at 407 W. Gannon Ave., according to Zebulon police.
Police arrived to find a male inside the vape shop who had been shot. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, the release said.
Investigators determined that the incident took place in the parking lot of the business and the victim then ran inside the shop.
Police are asking for help locating a white vehicle that they believe is an Infiniti, as well as identifying its occupants. It was seen in the parking lot at the time of the shooting.
Police also released photos of a man they said was a “person of interest” who they were seeking.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 919-831-6311.
“This type of activity is uncommon for our small town. It is heartbreaking to deal with such a senseless act in our community. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family,” Zebulon Police Chief Jacqui Boykin said.