Two individuals in a car had been shot useless on I-40 close to the Freeman Mill Highway exit, Greensboro police say | crime
GREENSBORO – According to Lt. Frances Banks, of the Greensboro Police Department, was shot dead in a vehicle along Interstate 40 Monday afternoon.
At 3:15 p.m., officers on I-40 West near the Freeman Mill Road exit answered a call about a major attack, according to a department press release.
Upon arrival, police found two people with gunshot wounds, Banks confirmed.
The victims were taken to a local hospital. They were in stable condition with injuries that were reportedly not classified as life threatening.
Banks said detectives are still trying to pinpoint a motive for the shooting on the busy freeway.
The investigation delayed traffic for a few hours, but the highway has been fully reopened since then, police said.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Greensboro / Guilford Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000. Citizens can also download the P3tips mobile app to submit a mobile tip or go to P3tips.com to submit a web tip. All Crime Stoppers tips are anonymous.
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