Home invasion shooting suspect sought in Elizabeth City

Posted at 2:53 PM, Apr 25, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-25 15:25:46-04

The Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect who broke into a home Monday around midnight and shot a person inside the residence several times.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the victim advised that someone entered the home in the 300 block of Rhonda Road while he was asleep on the couch.

The victim was awakened by the suspect and they engaged in a struggle before the victim was shot three times in the abdomen.

The victim reported a small amount of cash and set of keys missing.

Anyone with information can call Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Office at 252-338-2191 or the Crime line at 252-335-5555.