EDENTON — Edenton police are investigating a shooting that happened Saturday afternoon at a convenience store and resulted in two people suffering gunshot wounds.
Police Chief Jay Fortenbery said the shooting occurred at about 2:10 p.m. on Saturday inside the Crown Food Mart at 309 North Oakum Street in Edenton.
Maurice Mabine, 35, and Trenita Jackson, 29, both of Edenton, received single gunshot wounds, he said.
They were treated at Vidant Chowan Medical Center and are reported to be in good condition, Fortenbery said in a press release issued Sunday.
Further details were not being released Sunday afternoon pending further investigation, according to Fortenbery.
Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call Sgt. Laura Wilkins of the Edenton Police Department at (252) 482-9884 or (252) 482-5144.
Information will be kept confidential, the chief said.